Penryn Library

Penryn Library and Information Service is currently closed. We are unable to offer the Click and Collect service. Your nearest Click and Collect is Falmouth.

We are currently having building work and decorating carried out in the building.

Penryn Town Council staff are working from the site during normal office hours.

Penryn Information Service is no longer taking Cornwall Council payments. Alternative ways of paying are PayPoints or with Cornwall Council by online, telephone and direct debits.


Penryn customers can still use the Click and Collect service:

1.Go to Cornwall Council Catalogue to order books

2. When reserving *Please remember to change the collection site to one that offers Click & Collect ie from Penryn to Falmouth for collection. 

3. Attend Click & Collect library to collect your reservations and return books.


Penryn Library is run by Penryn Town Council. 

Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 4.30pm


Please note we are closed Saturdays and Sundays.

Rhymetime is on a Monday morning from 10.30am - 11.00am (Under 4's) - Cancelled until further notice

Lego Club is on every Tuesday 3.30pm-4.30pm. Full details of both of these events are on the Library Facebook page.  - Cancelled until further notice

Membership to the Library is free and will enable you to also use the free WIFI as well as the four public computers that are available here.  If you would like to reserve a slot on one of these computers, then you can do so here. We also have a computer for reservations - service not available at the moment

You can also join the library, renew books, browse the library the catalogue plus much more by visiting the Cornwall Council library page.

Photocopying is available at a cost of 10p per black and white A4 copy.  Colour photocopying and scanning is also available - service not available at the moment

Please email Penryn Library for further information.


Please follow this link to find some different free events and activities that are happening during half term next week.