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Gillingham Library

Gillingham Library opening times 

We'll be closed for refurbishment

Gillingham Library will be closed for refurbishment on Thursday 22 and Friday 23 November 2018.
The library will re-open on Saturday 24 November at 9.30am.

(For library queries, please contact  Shaftesbury Library)




10am to 1pm


9.30am to 6.30pm




9.30am to 5pm


9.30am to 6.30pm


9.30am to 4pm

Browse the library catalogue

Search for books, audiobooks, DVDs on the library catalogue

Find out about borrowing e-books and audio books

Easy to use and free to library members.

Events at Gillingham Library

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The library offers a range of services including:

  • books for adults and young people
  • feature films and music to hire
  • reference and information services
  • local history
  • internet access for all
  • events for children including Chatterbooks, Rhyme Time and Story Time sessions


Wheelchair accessible entrance, buggy/pushchair access, full internal access, allocated disabled parking, accessible toilet.

Use our picture journey of Gillingham Library to show you what to expect when you visit for the first time.

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