Welcome to Lambeth Libraries and Archives

Statement on Coronavirus Statement on Coronavirus

Lambeth Libraries and Archives are reopening from Monday 20 July 2020

What services will be available?
• We are reopening the following libraries: Brixton, Carnegie, Clapham, Durning, South Lambeth, Streatham and West Norwood. Our other three libraries will open a little later.
• Library opening hours will be Monday to Saturday 11am-4pm
• You will need an appointment to use the library so we can maintain social distancing and keep everyone safe. See below on how to make an appointment.
• Getting online - you will be able to book to use the computers as well as printing, scanning and photocopying facilities
• Select and Collect, borrowing books and DVDs, - we will be offering appointments to collect books that you have requested for free from our catalogue. If you prefer one of our team of expert librarians will select items for you based on your personal tastes. You will be able to borrow up to 20 items, including books, audiobooks and DVDs. We can select items for the whole family, just let us know what you like.
• You can return items to the above libraries without an appointment
• The Home Library Service is also restarting and can deliver books to you if you are housebound and cannot get to a library
• Appointments will be available to use Lambeth Archives.

Regular events such as reading groups, Wriggle and Rhyme, code clubs, local history talks, ESOL groups for now will continue online

If you are not yet a library member and want to join please email libraries@lambeth.gov.uk or call 020 7926 0750 to join.

To make an appointment
Please call or email your selected library or the Archives to book an appointment on Monday to Saturday between 11am and 4pm.

For further information or if you would like to receive Lambeth Libraries and Archives regular newsletter with the latest updates please email libraries@lambeth.gov.uk or call 020 7926 0750.

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