Central Library
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Islington Libraries: Central Library

Public library services

Books for adults and children, audio books, large print books. Toy library.

Online resources: eBooks and eAudio, eMagazines and eNewspapers

Free public Wi-Fi. Dedicated lap-top points. 28 free to use public computers with Internet access and Microsoft Office. Study tables and dedicated quiet study area. Bookable study pods for individuals or small groups.

Photocopier. Printing from public computers. Scanning to USB.

Free one-to-one basic ICT training and support by appointment with staff - phone or call in to the library to book.

Regular activities for children, families and adults.

Community Warm Space Offer

Access to study/seating areas and a range of reading material. PCs for public use and free Wi-Fi

Who to contact

Contact Name
Library Manager
020 7527 6900 020 7527 6900
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2 Fieldway Crescent
N5 1PF

Time / date details

Opening times/date
Monday 9:30am-8:00pm; Tuesday 9:30am-5pm; Wednesday 9.30am-8pm; Thursday 9.30am-8pm; Friday 9.30am-5pm; Saturday 9.30am-5pm; Sunday 1pm-5pm.
Time of day
Session Information
Baby Bounce - Wednesdays and Fridays 11am
Under 5s - Tuesdays and Fridays 11am
Under 5s Storytime - Saturdays 11.30am
ChatterBooks Children's Reading Group - Thursdays 4-5pm
Children's Chess Club - alternate Saturdays 2-4pm
Children's Colouring Club - Wednesdays 3.30-5pm
Children's Lego Club - Last Saturday of the month 2.30-4pm
Family Games Club - First Saturday of the month 2.30-4pm
Adult Mindful Colouring Club - Thursdays 5-7pm
Adult Knitting Group - First Monday of the month 6pm
Adult Reading Group - penultimate Monday of the month 6.00-7.30pm
Gadget Support Sessions (bookings only) - Thursdays 10am-5pm

Other Details

Age Ranges
All ages
Who is this service for?
Can I refer myself?
Referral not required

Childcare Information

3 & 4 year old funding (30 hours)

Last Updated

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