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New Cross community library service

Libraries services

Limited services are available at Hub and Community Libraries due to COVID-19 restrictions. Find out more about changes to our library service.

We are keeping COVID-secure measures in place across our buildings to protect our staff, residents and visitors

Please continue to wear a face covering if you can and maintain social distance in our buildings. This includes our libraries, leisure centres and learning centres.

You can read the Government's current COVID-19 guidlines on its website.

Local library and information services.


New Cross Library, 283 285 New Cross Road, London, Se14 6As

Telephone 020 8469 0532
Email newcrosspeopleslibrary@gmail.com
Website New Cross Learning

Social care services:

  • Arts, crafts and leisure
  • Community groups
  • Meet new people and socialise

Who is it for

  • Adults

Accessibility information

We are 5 minutes walk from New Cross rail and tube station; 10 minutes walk from New Cross Gate BR and tube. (Rail services run to London Bridge; East London Line Tube) 10 minutes walk from Deptford Bridge DLR   Buses: 21, 36, 53, 136, 171, 172, 177, 225, 321   Car parking in local side streets.  

Opening hours

Monday closed Tuesday 10am–5pm Wednesday 10am–7pm Thursday 10am–7pm Friday closed Saturday 10am–5pm Sunday closed

Disability conditions (sport club):

  • Physical impairment

FIS service for:

  • Recreation
  • Libraries and museums

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Family information service target need:


Age range:

  • All