Truro community library provides:
- 20 Computers with internet access
- Community Garden at rear of building- read a book, have a drink from the café, or just sit and enjoy the space
- Free WiFi available
- Meeting rooms for hire
- Microfiche/Microfilm reader
- National and local newspapers
- Self Service (staff available to help if required)
- Scanning, printing and photocopying
- National Concessionary bus pass applications are quick and easy to apply for online. If you do not have access to the internet they can be processed Monday to Friday during normal opening hours.
- A wide range of compact discs including the new Top Chart collections Rock 1 / Rock 2 / Jazz 1 / Jazz 2 / Soul R&B 1 / Soul R&B 2 / Country/Folk 1 / Country/Folk 2
- Computer buddy - this library has computer buddies available on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10am-noon to help customers with basic IT queries. This is in partnership with Community Service Volunteers (CSV) and BBC Radio Cornwall.
- Recycling bags and boxes - this library doesn’t hold stocks but we can order on your behalf or you can order direct using the request recycling equipment / recycling containment online form.
- Computer classes for beginners
- Poetry group - Pop in to “Poetry Drop-in”, second Thursday of the month, 2.15pm-4.15pm. Come along and bring a poem to read - famous, little-known or your own. Drop in at any time and stay as long as you like. No need to read, just listen and enjoy.
- Readers' groups - A group meet at Truro Library on the first Thursday of the month, 2pm-4pm. All welcome. Come and enjoy an informal exchange of views with other readers. Tea and coffee available. For more information, speak with a staff member in the library.
- We have various reading groups that can be found throughout Cornwall.
- Special events - we have a wide range of events taking place in libraries including author talks, drop-in events and much more. Find out if there are any special events taking place in a library near you.
- Storytime Coffee Morning - Last Wednesday of every month, 10am-11am.
- Storytime Sessions for under-fives incorporating Bookstart Rhymetime - Mondays 2pm-2.30pm and Wednesdays 10am-10.30am.
There is an extended IT suite of public access computers, plus an enlarged junior library with an activities/play area.
- Lift access to all floors
- Push button, electric doors with step free access
- Accessible toilets
- Baby changing facilities