Central Scotland Sling Libraries

Our sling libraries in Bishopbriggs & Stirling offer a selection of safe & comfortable slings & baby carriers. Within our inventory are options suitable from birth to pre-school.

If you require help with your own sling or would like advice to choose one of the library slings, please visit one of our sling meets.

Stirling - 1st Wednesday of the month - 12.30pm-2.30pm

Bishopbriggs 2nd Wednesday of the month - 2pm-4pm

Or arrange a private consultation with Emma our qualified consultant by email to hello@theslinglibrary.org

Slings & carriers may be hired & collected from Babes in the Wood out with the sling meet by prior arrangement, however, shop staff are not trained or insured to offer demos.

Sling returns may be handed into Babes in the Wood between 10am-12pm on the due date.

  • All slings & carriers cost £5 per week to hire.
  • Additional days are charged at £1 per day.
  • A £20 annual membership or security deposit is payable on all hires & are described on the sling listing as the replacement cost.

Full deposits will be returned when the carriers are checked back into the library on time & in good condition.

How it works:

1. Register your library account above. This must include your full name, address, phone number & email address.

2. Reserve your choice of sling here. Or visit us at the Sling Meet to make your selection.

3. Pay your deposit & hire fee via PayPal to: hello@theslinglibrary.org. Your reservation is not secured until fees are received.

4. Come to the Sling Meet or shop to collect -

Babes in the Wood, 30 Wellington Road, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow, G64 2SA

Babes in the Wood, unit 32 Stirling Enterprise Park, Players Road, Stirling, FK7 7RP

5. Return your hire to Babes in the Wood, on the due date, any time between 10.00am & 12.00pm. Hires may also be returned by post but late fees will be charged in the event that they are not received by 12pm on their due date. Late fees will be deducted from the deposit. Late fees are charged at £2.50 per day.

6. Your hire will be checked in & your deposit will be returned to your PayPal account.