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Cat and Mouse Library

On 6 September we returned to our normal opening hours

Opening times for Cat and Mouse Library:

  • Monday closed
  • Tuesday 9.30am-7pm
  • Wednesday 9.30am-1pm
  • Thursday 9.30am-7pm
  • Friday closed
  • Saturday 11am-5pm
  • Sunday closed

We encourage all visitors to wear a face covering, sanitise hands and follow social distancing.


You can find a wide range of eBooks, eAudiobooks, Newspapers and Magazines online, free to Islington Library members, on our Libraries, Heritage and Arts webpages.


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Where to find us

Cat and Mouse Library 
277 Camden Road
N7 0JN 

Contact us

Phone: 020 7527 7900


Library ManThiager: Cuneyt Yilmaz

Public transport

Buses: 29, 253, 17, 91, 259

Tube: Caledonian Road (Piccadilly line), Tufnell Park (Northern line)

Trains: Caledonian Road and Barnsbury (London Overground)

Disabled access

The library is wheelchair accessible via a ramp. Accessible toilet available. Our AccessAble profile features a guide to facilities and access for disabled people.

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  • Free public computers (6 available)

  • Free internet and MS Office software access

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Photocopier

  • Printing from library computers and scan to USB available limited study space

  • 121 basic ICT sessions – help with getting online and setting up emails for job search, UC, Freedom pass etc

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