Brixton Library provides books and more for loan, a reference and information service, free use of Wi-Fi, computers for internet, email and word-processing.
Brixton Oval
London
SW2 1JQ
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Opening times

Day Opening times
Monday 1pm to 8pm
Tuesday 10am to 8pm
Wednesday 10am to 6pm
Thursday 10am to 8pm
Friday 10am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sundays noon to 5pm
Bank Holidays Closed

Easter opening times

Day Opening times
Good Friday 3 April closed
Saturday 4 April usual hours
Easter Sunday Holiday closed
Easter Bank Holiday 6 April closed

Facilities and services

FacilityFacility notes
DVDs
Free use of computers

For internet, email and word-processing

Free Wi-Fi
Reference Library

Encyclopedias, directories, maps, newspapers and magazines, council leaflets, government publications and books for study

Study desks
Talking books
Foreign language books

Bengali, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Pashto, Russian, Somali and Spanish

Books for Sale

Lending books now on sale 50p or 3 for £1 and Reference books starting from £2

Access for people with disabilities

FacilityFacility notes
Large print keyboard
Magnifying glass
Screen magnifier and screen reader
Supernova, Thunder
Various formats
Large print, spoken word books, E-books, books on prescription
Disabled toilet
Wheelchair access
Ramp on the side entrance (on Rushcroft Road)
Lift

More information

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Room hire charges

Room Community use during opening hours Community use out of opening hours Non Community use during opening hours Non Community use out of opening hours
Adult Lending Library (max 100 people) Not available £60 per hour Not available £70 per hour
Children's library (max 100 people) Not available £60 per hour Not available £70 per hour
Reference Library Main Room (max 70 people) Not available £60 per hour Not available £70 per hour
Reference Library Study Area (max 40 people) Not available £40 per hour Not available £50 per hour
Meeting room 1 (max 6 people) £15 per hour £25 per hour £20 per hour £30 per hour
Meeting room 2 (max 8 people) £20 per hour £30 per hour £25 per hour £35 per hour

Wall Exhibition Space
15% of any sales made is paid to the Brixton Library