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Shoreditch Library

Apply for membership

Membership is free and anyone can join - you do not have to be a Hackney resident.

Apply now

 

Once you have applied, go to any of our library branches with your confirmation number and ID to activate your membership. You can also join in person at any of our library branches.

What can I find at the library?

As well as adult fiction and non-fiction books the library offers:

Book a computer

You need your library card number and PIN to access the booking system. If you need a new library card or have forgotten your PIN, visit one of our libraries.

Book a computer

 

You can also book by phone or in person, by using the booking kiosk in the library.

How long can I access a computer for?

Adult: 1 hour, child: 30 mins. Additional time is available on request.

New to computers and the internet?

Basic familiarisation sessions are available. Advance booking is required, please ask staff.

What is the cost for printing and scanning?

Black and white = 10p, colour = 50p

What's on at Shoreditch Library

Find out what's on

Rooms for hire for meetings and events

Please contact library.roombooking@hackney.gov.uk for all booking enquiries.

Meeting space - Capacity: 25 seated or 35 standing

  • An open area situated in the basement area of the library. The area is sectioned off however we would advise that it is not suitable for confidential meetings or events that are noisy in nature.
  • Free public Wi-Fi with library membership card.
  • No additional services or equipment available other than those listed.

Small meeting room - Capacity: 12. If the room is partitioned, 4 per room

  • The room can be partitioned to create 3 individual interview rooms. We would advise that this room is not suitable for confidential meetings.
  • Free public Wi-Fi with library membership card.
  • No additional services or equipment available other than those listed.

ICT suite - Capacity: 11 (10 + 1 Trainer)

  • Classroom setting with 10 computer workstations and 1 situated at the front of the room. The room has an open ceiling. (Some noise from the library area during story times).
  • Equipment provided: Large whiteboard with pens and 11 PCs.
  • Free public Wi-Fi with library membership card.
  • Food and drink cannot be consumed in this room.
  • No additional services or equipment available other than those listed.

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair access
  • Lift
  • Toilets with disabled access
  • Car park
  • Parking nearby for blue badge holders

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Page updated: 29 Sep 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.
Email: info@hackney.gov.uk
Tel:020 8356 3000 (020 8356 2539 Renewals)