Shenfield Library

Bishops Hill Adult Community Learning Centre (ACL)

Rayleigh Road


CM13 1BD

*This is a temporary location due to redevelopment work. Once complete, Shenfield Library will have a new and exciting, modern, energy efficient library built on the existing site.


Telephone: 0345 603 7628


Email: [email protected] 



Opening hours for Shenfield Library


  • Monday - 9am to 5:30pm
  • Tuesday - 9am to 5:30pm
  • Wednesday - 9am to 5:30pm
  • Thursday - Closed
  • Friday - 9am to 5:30pm
  • Saturday - 9am to 5pm
  • Sunday - Closed


Public holidays

All libraries are closed on the following days:

  • Bank Holidays
  • Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day
  • Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Facilities and Services available


  • WiFi
  • Computers 
  • Printing
  • Scanner
  • Photocopying
  • Study space
  • Bookstart packs
  • Hearing aid battery collection point
  • Battery recycling
  • Blue Badge Assessments (by appointment only)
  • Everyone's Literacy Area
  • Ink Bin – for recycling empty home use printer ink cartridges only
  • Lady McAdden Breast Cancer Trust bra recycling bin
  • Brentwood Borough Council food caddy bag collection point 


Upcoming Events


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Shenfield Library's Upcoming events