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Shelves of library books

Shoreditch Library

What the library offers

In addition to adult fiction and non-fiction books the library offers:

  • large print books and talking books
  • children's library service including books, talking books, under 5s zone, storytime sessions
  • foreign language books and audio-visual materials
  • parents' and carers' collection
  • DVDs, videos and music CDs
  • language courses
  • reference books, newspapers and magazines
  • free computer access and computer coaching
  • free WiFi
  • photocopiers and scanner
  • reading and study area.

What's on?

See what's on in Hackney's libraries to see other events and activities at the library.


  • wheelchair access
  • lift
  • disabled parking
  • adapted toilet
  • guide/assistance dogs allowed
  • magnifiers for visually impaired people
  • hearing loop
  • large print books
  • talking books
  • computers with magnifying software. 

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Page updated: 6 Mar 2015 

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Contact details

Shoreditch Library
80 Hoxton Street
N1 6LP
Opening Times
Mon to Thurs 10am - 8pm, Fri 10am - 6pm, Sat 10am - 5pm. Closed Sunday.
Tel:020 8356 3000 (020 8356 2539 Renewals)
Fax:020 8356 4353