News and Announcements
Christmas and New Year Opening Hours
All Bexley Libraries will be closed on:
Wednesday 25th December
Thursday 26th December
Wednesday 1st January
Erith Library will close at 5.30pm on:
Tuesday 24th December
Tuesday 31 December
Book Buzz Literary Festival
The Book Buzz Literary Festival is back for its third season.
It will run from Saturday 15 February to Saturday 29 February 2020.
Visit https://arena.yourlondonlibrary.net/web/bexley/bexley-literary-festival for more details.
Bexley Book of the Year - Voting Now Open!
Voting is now open to choose Bexley's Book of the Year.
Please see below for a list of the nominations and a voting form to make your choice.
The winner will be revealed at the start of our Book Buzz Festival in February.
"The Silence of the Girls" by Pat Barker
"Identity Crisis" by Ben Elton
|"The Beekeeper of Aleppo" by Christy Lefteri |
A moving, beautifully written story filled with loss, heartache, survival and hope.
|"Mudlarking" by Lara Maiklem |
A wonderful book full of fascinating details and insights. Highly recommended.
|"Circe" by Madeline Miller |
Well written and creative fantasy fiction involving Circe, the ancient witch.
|"Wakenhyrst" by Michelle Paver |
A Gothic horror from a brilliant writer. Unsettling but hugely imaginative.
FREE Comics and Graphic Novels
Our range of digital comics and graphic novels has just gotten even better!
All your Marvel comic favourites, such as Spiderman, Black Panther, Captain Marvel and the Avengers are still available, but now you can also download lots of Disney titles as well, including Lion King, Frozen, Cars, Toy Story, Wall-E, Sleeping Beauty, Lady and the Tramp etc.
We also have lots of IDW titles, including Angel, Dungeons and Dragons, G.I. Joe, Jessica Jones, Orphan Black, Star Trek and Transformers.
It’s really easy to get started – all you need is an email address and your library card number.
Do you have time to spare?
Why not help out with one of our fun clubs and activities for adults or children.
Opportunities include our new Digilab role volunteer which involves helping children with our new Discover and Coding Clubs.
Visit our Volunteering page to see all of our current volunteering opportunities.
Bexley Care Hub
The Bexley Care Hub is an online portal which provides information on services for older people, those with care needs and their carers. There is information on financial assessments, savings and contributions and a useful tool for users to find services and providers near them. Users are also able to carry out a self-assessment of their own social care needs. The Bexley Care Hub can be accessed with the following link: https://carehub.bexley.gov.uk