Carnegie Library is close to Denmark Hill and Herne Hill, and is a picturesque Grade II listed building.

Carnegie Library is open. Please note the change in the opening hours from Thursday 19 July 2018.
Carnegie Library will open from 2 to 4pm on Monday 30 July and Tuesday 31 July to allow essential building works to take place. We will be open Monday to Friday 9.30 to 4pm; Saturday 9.30 to 5pm; and closed on Sundays.

  • A self-service library, with Lambeth librarians on site every day for up to two hours to help users, join members and answers enquiries (please check the staffed hours before visiting, as these are subject to change)
  • Regular reading groups and children's storytimes sessions.

Carnegie Library will continue to provide a wide range of books for adults, children and teens, DVDs, eBooks and digital magazines and have access to computers and Wi-Fi, study space, and scanning and printing facilities.

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192 Herne Hill Road
London
SE24 0AG

Opening times

Day Opening times Staffed hours
Monday 9.30am to 4pm a librarian is present from 10am to 12pm
Tuesday 9.30am to 4pm a librarian is present from 2 to 4pm
Wednesday 9.30am to 4pm a librarian is present from 10am to 12pm
Thursday 9.30am to 4pm a librarian is present from 2 to 4pm
Friday 9.30am to 4pm a librarian is present from 1 to 3pm
Saturday 9.30am to 5pm a librarian is present from 3 to 5pm
Sunday Closed
Bank Holidays Closed

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