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Service update:

Following Government guidance for the roadmap out of lockdown, from Monday 12 April, all our libraries have reopened to the public with new opening times. Find out more

New Library Management System Update:

The library catalogue will be unavailable 6 - 21 April as we transfer over to the new Library Management System.  This will mean that some library services will be unavailable for approximately 3 weeks. Full details can be found on our FAQs

South Essex Libraries Opening Times

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07 April 2020

South Essex Library Opening hours

Basildon Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Billericay Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Canvey Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Fryerns Library

Day Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.00am - 1.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Great Tarpots Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Great Wakering Library

Day Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9.00am - 1.00pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 2.00am - 5.30pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Hadleigh Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Hockley Library

Day Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Hullbridge Library

Day Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9.00am - 1.00pm
Wednesday 2.00pm - 7.00pm
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Laindon Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 1.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Pitsea Library

Day Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

 

Rayleigh Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Rochford Library

Day Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

South Benfleet Library

Day Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Vange Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 4.00pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.00am - 4.00pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

 

Wickford Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed


If you can't find your library please check:

North Essex Libraries

(Brightlingsea, Burnham-on-Crouch, Clacton, Colchester, Frinton, Greenstead, Harwich, Holland, Maldon, Manningtree, Prettygate, Southminster, Stanway, Tiptree, Walton, West Clacton, West Mersea, Wickham Bishops, Wivenhoe)

West Essex Libraries

(Brentwood, Buckhurst Hill, Chigwell, Debden, Epping, Great Parndon, Harlow, Ingatestone, Loughton, Mark Hall, North Weald, Old Harlow, Ongar, Saffron Walden, Shenfield, Stansted, Thaxted, Tye Green, Waltham Abbey)

Mid Essex Libraries

(Braintree, Broomfield, Chelmsford, Coggeshall, Danbury, Dunmow, Earls Colne, Galleywood, Great Baddow, Halstead, Hatfield Peverel, Kelvedon, North Melbourne, Sible Hedingham, Silver End, South Woodham Ferrers, Springfield, Stock, Witham, Writtle)

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