Rothesay Library

IMPORTANT- liveArgyll’s phased re-opening routemap:

We are absolutely delighted to advise that our libraries will be opening during week beginning 26th April. During this re-opening phase our libraries in Campbeltown, Dunoon, Helensburgh, Lochgilhead, Oban and Rothesay will be offering limited browsing along with our Click & Collect service. You will be able to access our Public Network computers at each of these libraries with 30 minutes time slots which can be booked by contacting the relevant library by phone during opening hours. Please note that there will be 25 minutes allotted to computer screen time with 5 minutes allocated for cleaning at the end of each slot. Cleaning will be done by library staff.

Cardross, Tiree and Tarbert libraries will offer limited browsing during this phase.

Tobermory Library will be open for Click & Collect only.

Islay mobile will be back on the road from Tuesday 4th May. Timetable TBC.

Rothesay from 27th April Opening times Hours
Tuesday 9.30am – 1.30pm 4
Wednesday 9.30am  – 1.30pm 4

9.30am  – 1.30pm

3.30pm – 6.30pm




Please note that during Bank Holidays, your local facility opening times may differ – please contact us for more information.

Due to the current Covid 19 restrictions all of our regular sessions, including Bookbug, are  postponed at present. We will update you of any changes in due course. 

Forthcoming events will be advertised here and on our social media pages, please check regularly for updates

Current Regular Events

Bookbug Sessions: Every Wednesday, 10.30am-11.00am and 2:15pm-2:45pm , Every Saturday 1:00pm-1:30pm

Readers Group: Last Wednesday of each month from 7.30pm

Community Learning: Computing classes are held on Mondays in the library, please contact Carol Jones on 01700501320  or 01700503696 for details



  • Lower floor (public library) is disabled friendly
  • Staircase to first floor office accommodation

Janice Middleton, Library Supervisor.

Telephone: 01700 503266
Address: Stuart Street, Isle of Bute, PA20 0BX

Rothesay Library

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