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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

West Essex Libraries Opening Times

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07 April 2020

West Essex Library Opening hours

Brentwood 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

Buckhurst Hill Library

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

Chigwell Library

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

 

Chipping Ongar Library

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

Debden Library

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

Epping 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

Great Parndon Library

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

Harlow 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

Ingatestone Library

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

Loughton 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

Mark Hall Library

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

North Weald Library

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

 

Old Harlow Library

Day Opening hours
Monday 9.00am - 1.00pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 2.00pm - 7.00pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

 

Saffron Walden 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 - 7.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Shenfield Library

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


 

Stansted Library

Day Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9.00am - 1.00pm
Wednesday 2.00pm - 5.30pm
Thursday 2.00pm - 7.00pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed

Thaxted Library

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

Tye Green Library

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

Waltham Abbey Library

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

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)

South Essex Libraries

(Basildon, Billericay, Canvey, Fryerns, Great Tarpots, Great Wakering, Hadleigh, Hockley, Hullbridge, Laindon, Pitsea, Rayleigh, South Benfleet, Rochford, Vange, Wickford)

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