Public library run by Camden Council. Collection includes books, talking books, CDs and DVDs, newspapers, periodicals and self-help leaflets. Information about Council and other local services and organisations. Photocopier and neighbourhood noticeboard. Children's library with Rhyme Time session, Monday 11-12 noon. Baby Bounce session on Wednesday 11-12 noon. Craft session every Wednesday 4 - 5.30pm. Learning Centre providing internet access and courses on how to use computers and other computer applications. Wi-fi available. A collection of job hunting materials and online learning materials. Learning centre, meetings/training room, library and children's library available for hire. Wheelchair accessible toilet in the building. All of the facilities are on the ground floor. Staff will assist if help is needed.
Visually impaired information
The library has a large collection of talking books and large print fiction and non-fiction titles.
Digital services from your home
Camden library service offers a comprehensive eBook and eAudio service through a third party, Overdrive. As well as this, library members also have access to One Click Digital, another eAudio service. For e books there are options for enlarging text.
Accessibility on library PCs
The library has a dedicated PC for customers who are hard of hearing/seeing with specialist equipment attached and software such as Supernova which makes it possible for customers to change the sizing/display on the screen to fit their needs. As well as this, we also provide the software, ZoomText, on a number of computers, and have services such as Sign-translate, SignVideo and TexBox on the Camden Council website which can be accessed from the library or from home.
Temporary closure: 5 November-20 November 2016. Re-opening 21 November 2016.
This temporary closure will allow general improvements and redecoration to take place, and to install self- service technology for added security. When the library re-opens it will operate a peak and off-peak hour system with reduced staffing during less busy times. There will be a reduced enquiry desk service during off-peak hours.