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Mail :
Efford Library
Community Services
19 Torridge Way
Plymouth PL3 6JQ
Plymouth City Council
Plymouth PL1 2AA
Phone :
01752 308985
Email :

Library location


Row of books on a bookshelf

Efford Library

Easter closing
This library will be closed on 3 April (Good Friday) and 6 April (Easter Monday). Visit our online library for eBooks, eAudio, magazines and more.

Opening hours

Monday 10am to 5pm
Tuesday 10am to 5pm
Wednesday 10am to 5pm
Thursday 10am to 5pm
Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday 10am to 1pm
Sunday Closed

Getting there

The library is at 19 Torridge Way, Efford

See Traveline South West for public transport routes through Efford

Joining the library

Find out how to join the library.

Internet and Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi


  • Books and talking Books
  • Free computer access - internet and web based email, MS Office, scanner.
  • Requests service
  • Family Sharing collection
  • Photocopier
  • Space for displays
  • Notice board for community information
  • Jobs and careers information
  • Garden
  • Meeting room
    • 11m²
    • Seats eight theatre style
    • Suitable for small meetings, interviews and Councillor surgeries
    • TV and DVD player available

For more information including hire charges and terms and conditions visit our library meeting rooms page.

Regular events at Efford Library

  • Rhymetimes - Tuesdays from 10.30am to 11am
  • Adults reading group - third Wednesday of the month from 11am to 12 noon
  • Work Club - help for jobseekers. Every Thursday, drop in between 10am and 12 noon
  • HeadSpace - weekly on Tuesdays
  • NHS Quit Smoking - Tuesdays 1.30pm to 4pm (by appointment only)
  • Plymouth Carer's Forum - last Wednesday of the month, drop in between 10:30am and 1pm
  • The Internet for beginners - every Monday, drop in between 1pm and 3pm

You'll find all other library events on our what's on page.

Access information - Efford Library is accessible to people with disabilities or limited movement and has been included in the DisabledGo access guide.

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