Clapham Library - New library now open
The new Clapham Library opened its doors to the public at 1pm on Monday 2 July 2012.
The new library is situated at the Mary Seacole Centre, 91 Clapham High Street, SW4 7DB. It is a fantastic building with more books, computers, Wi-Fi and rooms for hire.
Clapham Library offers books, DVDs and CDs for loan, a reference and information service, and free use of computers for Internet, Wi-Fi, email and word-processing and rooms for hire. The Library also holds a small collection of books in French, Polish, Portuguese and Spanish.
We also have online resources and services for you to use either in the library or from your home.
Rooms to hire
To book a room telephone or email the library. See the room rate charges for costs and facilities available.
Christmas 2013 opening hours
Tuesday 24 December - 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 25 December - closed, bank holiday
Thursday 26 December - closed, bank holiday
Friday 27 to Monday 30 December - open as usual
Tuesday 31 December - 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 1 January - closed, bank holiday
Thursday 2 January - open as usual
Clapham Library is open:
- Monday - 1 to 8pm
- Tuesday - 10am to 6pm
- Wednesday - 10am to 8pm
- Thursday - 10am to 8pm
- Friday - 10am to 6pm
- Saturday - 9am to 5pm
- Sunday - 1 to 5pm
Find out about the books groups at Clapham Library.
Book at Breakfast
Dates: Every Thursday
Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm
Get into reading, come along and relax at the new weekly Get into Reading group at Clapham Library. You don't have to read anything in advance as everything is read aloud. You simply drop in, sit down and enjoy listening to a good story or poem - there's no pressure to talk, to read or even to drink tea! All welcome.
How to find us
Mary Seacole Centre
91 Clapham High Street
Tel: 020 7926 0717
Fax: 020 7926 4859
Location map for Clapham Library
Tube: Clapham Common
Buses: 35, 37, 50, 88, 137, 155, 322, 345, 417
Access for people with disabilities
- Wheelchair access: ramp leading up to the front entrance.
- Registered assistance dogs welcome.
There is a disabled toilet and Induction Loop.