Please note due to COVID-19 restrictions Mobile Library services have been suspended please see our Service Updates page for full information.


Stirling Council's Mobile Library from the side with its doors open

Who can use a mobile library? Anyone who lives, works or is being educated in the Stirling area.

Where can you use it?

The Mobile Libraries visit both rural and urban areas.

How regular is the service?

Visits are either weekly or fortnightly

How long does the Mobile Library stop for?

This varies. 20-30 minutes is average The Mobile Library may stop at several locations in an area, spending most of a morning or afternoon there.

Can I use the new Select and Collect service in the Mobile Libraries?

Yes, this service is available in our Mobile Libraries. Information on how to use the service can be found here.

Can you use other Libraries in Stirling as well?

Yes, you can.

What happens if you miss the Library visit?

You can renew your items by telephone or online. Books may be returned to any other library in the Stirling Council area.

What services do the Mobile Libraries provide?

  • Books for adults & children
  • DVDs (there is a charge for this)
  • Books on CD for adults & children
  • Large print books
  • Request service
  • Community Information Service
  • Stamps and publications for sale

Timetable for Thornhill and Gargunnock.  Information about arrival time and date and departure time and date

Wednesday: September 2nd & 23rd; October 14th; November 4th & 25th 2020

  • Arriving at the Lion and Unicorn, Thornhill at 10:40
  • Arriving at the Community Hall, Thornhill at 11:15am
  • Arriving at McLarens Park, Gargunnock at 12:15pm 
  • Arriving at the shop, Gargunnock at 12:35

Timetable for Kippen, Torbrex and Cultenhove showing arrival time and date and departure time and date

Friday: September 4th and 25th; October 16th; and November 6th and 27th 2020

  • Arriving at Cauldhame, Kippen at 10:40am 
  • Arriving at The Cross, Kippen at 11:15am
  • Arriving at Walpark Crescent, Torbrex at 12:40pm
  • Arriving at Campbell Court, Cultenhove at 1:15pm

Timetable about Kilearn and its arrival and departure time and date

Monday: September 7th and 28th; October 19th; and November 9th and 30th 2020

  • Arriving at Branziert Road North at 11am
  • Arriving at Beech Drive at 11:35am
  • Arriving at Graham Road at 12:10pm
  • Arriving at Allan Road at 12:24pm

timetable with information about arnprior, braeval and kinlochard arrival and departure date and time

Wednesday: September 9th and 30th; October 21st; and November 11th 2020 

  • Arriving at Arnprior Village at 10:40am
  • Arriving at Braeval at 11:25am
  • Arriving at The Shop, Kinlochard at 12:20
  • Arriving at Forestry House, Kinlochard at 12:45

Timetable showing buchlyvie and gartmore arrival times and departure time and dates

Friday: September 11th; October 2nd and 23rd; and November 13th 2020

  • Arriving at Main Street, Buchlyvie at 10:45am
  • Arriving at Black Bull, Gartmore at midday 

Timetable providing times and dates of arrival and departure

Monday: 14th September; 5th and 26th October; and 16th November 2020

  • Arriving at Meneith Road, Port of Menteith at 10:50am
  • Arriving at the Village, Port of Menteith at 11:25am
  • Arriving at Dykehead at 12:05pm
  • Arriving at Drumcastle Court, Dunblane at 1:10pm


Timetable regarding Raploch, Cambuskenneth, Blairlogie and Manor Powis arrival and departure time and dates

Wednesday: 16th September; 7th and 28th October; and 18th November 2020

  • Arriving at Craighall Street, Raploch at 10:30am
  • Arriving at Hazelbank Gardens, Raploch at 11:00am
  • Arriving at Laurencecroft Road, Raploch at 11:25pm
  • Arriving at Cambuskenneth at midday
  • Arriving at Blairlogie at 12:35
  • Arriving at Manor Powis at 1:15pm

timetable for Blair Drummond, Brig O Turk, Balquhidder outlining arrival time, departure and dates

Friday: 18th September; 9th and 30th October; and 20th November 2020

  • Arriving at Camphill, Blair Drummond at 10:40am
  • Arriving at Duncraggon Road, Brig O'Turk at 11:40am
  • Arriving at Balquhidder Hall at 12:40pm

Timtable for deanston, Kinbuck and Ashfield showing arrival and departure time and date

Wednesday: 2nd and 23rd September; 14th October; and 4th November 2020

  • Arriving at Teith Road, Deanston at 10:45am
  • Arriving at Deanston Gardens, Deanston at 12:15pm
  • Arriving at Kinbuck at 12:15pm
  • Arriving at Ashfield at 12:50pm

Timetable showing arrival and departure time and date for Fintry

Friday: 4th and 25th September; 16th October; and 6th November 2020

  • Arriving at Menzies Avenue at 10:50am
  • Arriving at Public Hall at 11:25am
  • Arriving at Balgair Caravan Site at 12:10pm

Timetable showing Lochearnhead, Balquhidder Street and Strathyre arrival time and date

Monday: 7th and 28th September; 19th October; and 9th and 30th November 2020

  • Arriving at the Village Hall, Lochearnhead at 11:30am
  • Arriving at Balquhidder Street at 12:10pm
  • Arriving at Strathyre Car Park at 12:35pm

Timetable showing Kings Park, Stirling Town, Whins of Milton, Chartershall arrival time and date

Wednesday: 9th and 30th September; 21st October; and 11th November 2020

  • Arriving at Grendon Court, Kings Park at 10:30am
  • Arriving at Eccles Court, Stirling Town at 11:10am
  • Arriving at Calder Court, Braehead at 11:50am
  • Arriving at Davidson Street, Whins of Milton at 12:30pm
  • Arriving at Chartershall at 1pm

Timetable showing Crainlarich and Tyndrum arrival time and date

Friday: 11th September; 2nd and 23rd October; and 13th November 2020

  • Arriving at the Police Station, Crainlarich at 11:45am
  • Arriving at Green Welly, Tyndrum at 12:25pm

Timetable for Aberfoyle, West Plean and Throsk showing arrival and departure time and dates

Monday: 14th September; 5th and 26th October; and 16th November 2020

  • Arriving at Aberfoyle Care Park at 10:50am
  • Arriving at West Plean at 12:40pm
  • Arriving at Throsk Community Centre at 1:15pm

Timetable showing Riverside and Causewayhead arrival and departure time and dates

Wednesday: 16th September; 7th and 28th October; and 18th November 2020

  • Arriving at Waverely Crescent, Riverside at 10:30am
  • Arriving at Abbey Road, Riverside at 11:05pm
  • Arriving at Forth View, Riverside at 11:30am
  • Arriving at Fraser Plan, Causewayhead at 12:15pm
  • Arriving at Montrose Road, Causewayhead at 12:50pm

Stirling Council Libraries are now open for a select and collect service only.

Details on the service can be found here:

Last updated: Tuesday, January 26, 2021 2:51 PM