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West Library

Where to find us

Bridgeman Road 
N1 1BD

The library is close to the junction with Caledonian Road.

Contact us

Phone: 020 7527 7920

Email: west.library@islington.gov.uk

Library Managers: Nike Johnson

Public transport

Buses: 17, 91, 259

Tube: Caledonian Road (Piccadilly line)

Trains: Caledonian Road and Barnsbury (London Overground)

Opening times

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

Other facilities

The West Library Hall is available for hire and can hold up to 100 people for meetings, training events and social functions. Please contact the library for details.

Disabled access

The library is wheelchair accessible via a lift and has adapted toilets. 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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