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Mildmay Library

Mildmay Library is temporarily closed as we are experiencing increased amounts of staff sickness and staff being instructed to isolate.

We will continue to offer a core library service from the busiest libraries.

For details of which libraries remain open and their opening hours please contact:

Central library 020 7527 6900

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

21-23 Mildmay Park 
N1 4NA

The library is close to the junction with Balls Pond Road.

Contact us

Phone: 020 7527 7880


Library Manager: Marcia Ludlow

Public transport

Buses: 141, 30, 277, 38, 56, 73, 171

Tube: Highbury & Islington (Victoria line)

Train: Canonbury (London Overground)

Opening times

Disabled access

The library is fully wheelchair accessible and has adapted toilets. Our AccessAble profile features a guide to facilities and access for disabled people.


  • Free public computers (9 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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