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May Bank Holiday Opening Hours
All Libraries will be closed on Monday 1st May 2017
Normal opening hours will resume on Tuesday 2nd May 2017

Slade Green Community Library - changes to opening times

From Monday 8th May, Slade Green Community Library will have a change of opening hours.The new opening hours are as follows:

Slade Green Community Library


Day Time
Monday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday 10.00am - 7.00pm
Friday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday 10.00am - 2.00pm

Introducing Libby Libby

Libby is the brand new app which is making it simpler than ever to borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks from Bexley Libraries - all you need is your library card number and your four-digit PIN.

More information

Cityreads London

During April, people all across London will be taking part in Cityreads by reading 'Prophecy' by S.J. Parris, an exciting thriller set in Tudor London.

The author is coming to Bexley!

Come along and meet her at Hall Place on Thursday 27th April at 2.30pm. She’ll be talking about her books in the wonderful Tudor setting of the Great Hall. It’s FREE, but you’ll need to get a ticket in advance. - HALL PLACE EVENT IS SOLD OUT,

More information about S.J Parris at Hall Place  


There are lots of other FREE events in libraries for Cityread London as well:


  • ‘A Tudor Reminiscence’ at the Local Studies and Archive Centre on Wednesday 5th April at 2pm
  • ‘Explore the world of the Tudors’ at the Central Library, Bexleyheath on Saturday 8th April between 2pm and 4pm (This event is for families).
  • An armchair tour of Elizabethan London at Erith Library on Wednesday 12th April at 3pm
  • A talk about Tudor London at Sidcup Library on Thursday 20th April at 2pm
  • ‘Spymasters and Scadbury’  - a talk at Sidcup Library on Friday 21st April from 2.30pm
  • An afternoon of Tudor Poetry at Welling Library on Saturday 29th April from 2.30pm

More information about Bexley’s Cityread London events

Theory Test Pro - New!

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Practice online any time for your theory test and hazard perception test. Free for library members!

Register for Theory Test Pro

Volunteering Opportunity


Are you aged 15+?
We need volunteers to help children take part in the Summer Reading Challenge in Bexley libraries during the summer holidays.

Click here for Role Description and Application form.

North Heath and Upper Belvedere Community Libraries - changes to opening times

From Monday 27th February, North Heath Community Library and Upper Belvedere Community Library will have a change of opening hours.


Teachers, child-minders, early years practitioners and home educators

Look here for information about services we offer.

Education Services

Bexley Book Buzz

Bexley Book Buzz is the new online book group from Bexley Libraries. Hosted on the Goodreads website, it's THE place to swap tips about great reads and new authors to try and to catch up on the latest book news. Why not sign up and join in?

At the moment we are chatting about the book we are currently reading and the winners of the Bexley and Bromley Book of the Year.

Bexley Book Buzz

Its quick and easy - just sign up and then verify your email address and you can get started.

Click here to sign up


Stand out from the crowd with CareerActive!


A free resource for library members, with brilliant tips and videos on CVs, application forms and interviews. You can also use it to search for jobs.

Find out more and register with CareerActive

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