St. Mary’s Library



St. Mary’s Library is located at Porthcressa and membership is free of charge.  A range of library services are available, activities and events and Council of the Isles of Scilly Customer Hub.


There are regular events and activities held in the library:

  • Computer support (small fee) every Thursday, 10am to 12 noon

  • Story time, songs and crafts for the under 5s, monthly

  • University of the Third Age (U3A) meetings

  • Telling tales: adult storytelling/social event, fortnightly on Thursdays, 2pm to 3pm


  • 2 public access computers

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Printing in black & white and colour (A4 & A3)

  • Colour photocopier (A4 & A3)

  • Laminating (A4 & A3)

  • Guillotine available for use

  • Tea and coffee


Disabled Access

  • Parking available at the front of the library

  • Automatic doors

  • Lift access to first floor



Tel: 01720 424499


Opening Hours (Please see image below for Covid-19 restrictions)

Monday         9am to 5.00pm

Tuesday        9am to 5.00pm

Wednesday   9am to 5.00pm

Thursday       9am to 5.00pm

Friday            9am to 5.00pm

Saturday       9.30am to 12.30pm

Sunday         CLOSED


Further information

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