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Central Library

Where to find us

2 Fieldway Crescent 
London
N5 1PF

The library is on the corner of Holloway Road and Fieldway Crescent, about 500m from Highbury Corner.

Contact us

Phone: 020 7527 6900

Email: centrallending.lib@islington.gov.uk

Library Manager: Maureen Black

Public transport

Buses: 43, 271, 393. 263

Tubes: Highbury & Islington (Victoria line), Holloway Road (Piccadilly line)

Trains: Highbury & Islington (First Capital Connect), Drayton Park (First Capital Connect)

Opening times

Monday 9.30am-8pm 
Tuesday   9.30am-5pm
Wednesday   9.30am-8pm 
Thursday   9.30am-8pm
Friday   9.30am-5pm 
Saturday   9.30am-5pm 
Sunday 
1pm-5pm

The Central Children's Library closes at 7pm on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Other facilities

Central Library also hosts the First Steps Learning Centre.

Disabled access

The library is fully wheelchair accessible. Our DisabledGo profile​ features a guide to facilities and access for disabled people.

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