London Borough of Croydon

Libraries services & information

  • Library updates: coronavirus/COVID-19

    Croydon libraries are offering time limited visits for browsing and scheduled computer use.  You can continue to reserve books through our Select and Collect service.

  • Find your library

    Find out more about your local library, including location and opening hours.

  • Join the library

    Everything you need to know about joining your local library.

  • Online library

     search the catalogue, logon to your library account, or renew and reserve items.

  • News and events

    Subcribe to the libraries newsletter to receive the latest news and events information.

  • Library services

    Read more about services and facilities at Croydon libraries.

  • Volunteer

    How to volunteer at one of Croydon libraries.

  • The library plan

    The plan outlines how our network of 13 libraries will adapt to meet the changing needs of all our residents.

  • Library Select and Collect service

    We have a new 'Select and Collect' service, that lets you reserve books for collection online, by email or phone.  

  • Summer Reading Challenge 2020

    The Summer Reading Challenge 2020 has been launched in a new digital format designed to keep children engaged and reading over the summer.