- Monday: 9:30am to 6pm
- Tuesday: 9am to 6pm
- Wednesday: closed
- Thursday: 9am to 7pm
- Friday: 9am to 7pm
- Saturday: 9am to 5pm
- Sunday: closed
- books, audio books and DVDs for reference and loan
- children's library
- enquiry service
- local history material
- WiFi internet access
- free use of PCs including internet access and computer classes
- disabled access
- black and white photocopier
- colour photocopier
- books in community languages
- community information
- homework help club - see below
- 5 study spaces (Access to study space in branch libraries is subject to availability and may be affected by events taking place in the library at the time. Please contact the library for details.)
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Our display boards are available for use free of charge to advertise your club or society.
We run the following free drop-in events for young children:
- Rhymetime: Fridays 10am to 10:30am (babies to 5 years)
Our specially trained helpers offer young people aged 9-16 ICT support with homework assignments. Students benefit from space to study, access to a wide selection of books, computer and photocopying facilities, free printing for up to 5 pages per child, help on safety online and supervised internet access. The club is free and young people can drop in .
Opening hours | term time only
- school term time: Monday and Friday 3:30pm to 5:30 pm, Saturday 2pm to 5pm
- summer and Christmas holidays: closed
Tamil English reading group
This group meets every Monday morning from 10am to 11am. Everyone welcome to come and improve their English reading, writing and speaking skills.
Tuesday computer class
Every Tuesday from 10am to midday. Advance booking required
Saturday computer class
Every Saturday from 1pm to 2pm. Advance booking required
Asian interest groups
Asian adult and parent. Tuesdays 10am to midday
Health and wellbeing for Asian women by Tamil women's group. 10am to 11:30am
Local police surgery
On specific Saturdays once a month, 3pm to 4pm. Contact the library for details.
Food waste bags
Food waste bags cost £5.99 for 100. You can buy these from all Croydon libraries.
Green waste bags
Green waste bags cost £1 each. You can buy these from all Croydon libraries.