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North Library

Opening times for North Library:

  • Monday: closed
  • Tuesday: 9.30am-8pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: 9.30am-8pm
  • Friday: 9.30am-1pm
  • Saturday: 11am-5pm

 You can find a wide range of e-books, e-audiobooks, newspapers and magazines online, free to Islington Library members, on our Libraries, heritage and arts webpages.


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Where to find us

Manor Gardens
N7 6JX

The library is about 100m from the junction with Holloway Road.

Contact us

Phone: 020 7527 7840


Library Manager: Nick Tranmer

Public transport

Buses: 43, 271, 17, 263

Tube: Holloway Road (Piccadilly line, 15 min walk); Archway Tube (Northern line, 15 min walk)

Trains: Upper Holloway (London Overground)

Other facilities

The North Library Hall is available for hire, and can hold up to 60 people for meetings, training events or social functions. Please contact the library for details.

Disabled access

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


  • Free public computers (10 available)

  • Free internet and MS Office software access

  • Free Wi-Fi photocopier, printing from library computers and scan to USB available

  • 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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