Stoke Newington Library
Closed for essential improvement works - 24 March-6 April
Stoke Newington Library will be closed from Monday 24 March to Sunday 6 April (inclusive) for maintenance, general repairs and some redecoration.
Reservations will not be available for collection at Stoke Newington while the library is closed, but we will extend the collection time by two weeks. To collect your item from another Hackney Library please tell us which library when making your reservation, or speak to a member of staff at any of our libraries. Remember, for renewals you can call 020 8356 2539.
All other Hackney Libraries will be open as usual. The nearest libraries to us are Stamford Hill Library (Portland Avenue, N16 6SB), Clapton Library (Northwold Road E5 8RA) and Dalston CLR James Library (Dalston Square E8 3BQ). We apologise for any inconvenience.
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
- teenage zone, games club and a teenage reading group
- foreign language books and audio-visual materials
- parents' and carers' collection
- DVDs and music CDs
- language courses
- reference books, newspapers and magazines
- free computer access and coaching
- free WiFi
- printing facilities, photocopiers and scanner
- reading and study area
- exhibitions, events and workshops
- music scores
Rooms for hire
We have two rooms for hire for events of up to 135 people.
See what's on in Hackney's libraries to see other events and activities at the library.
- wheelchair access
- disabled parking
- adapted toilet
- guide/assistance dogs allowed
- low vision resources (magnifiers)
- hearing loop
- large print books
- talking books
- computers with magnifying software.
Page updated: 4 Mar 2014