Libraries and online learning centres

Bank holidays

  • Monday 1 May
  • Monday 29 May
  • Monday 29 August

General election library closure

West Hampstead library will be used as a polling station on Thursday 8 June 2017. Please note that the library will be closed. 

Usual library opening times apply outside of these closures and library loans will take account of them. 


Our libraries are changing: Camden Future Libraries


We have changed the way you use five of our libraries: important news for Camden Library customers


Your online library account

You don’t need to visit a library to reserve a book, film or DVD or to manage your account or renew your library items. You can do this online:

Your library account

You can:

Camden Libraries are members of the SELMS library partnership, which means that joining us gives you the benefit of their resources. You can reserve, return and borrow books from SELMS library authorities using your Camden library card. Find out more on their policies and entitlements.

Your digital library

There’s a wide variety of online information available from our digital library pages. Much of this you would normally have to pay for. It can be accessed online for free if you have a Camden library card. 

Hire a library space

Did you know you can hire our libraries and library rooms managed by Camden Council for events and activities? Events include seminars, workshops, meetings, children’s parties, social gatherings, exhibitions and more. Restrictions apply on time of use.

Email the events team at events@camden.gov.uk or call 020 7974 5633. 

Prices

More information on our services 

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