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Mildmay Library

Following the government roadmap out of lockdown, we are planning to reopen in stages, subject to the latest restrictions.

From 26 April you will be able to browse and choose items, as well as pre-book PCs and study space.

Access times will be:

Monday: closed
Tuesday: 11am-8pm
Wednesday: closed
Thursday: 11am-8pm
Friday: closed
Saturday: 11am-5pm

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.

Keep up to date with our latest news by signing up for our e-bulletin.

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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