Paddock Wood Library

Following Government advice, our library will be closed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Please hold on to library material until we reopen. There are no fines when the library is closed.

Library Extra out-of-hours facility is available at this library – please register at the library.

Due to national lockdown, Library Extra will be unavailable until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

  • Address:
  • 9 Commercial Road
  • Paddock Wood, Tonbridge
  • Kent
  • TN12 6EN
03000 41 31 31
01892 832065
Opening Hours:
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10.00am - 1.00pm
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am - 1.00pm
Thursday 1.00pm - 5.00pm
Friday 10.00am - 1.00pm
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Saturday 10.00am - 2.00pm


Disabled access
Saturday, some evening opening
Internet computers
Online catalogue
Childrens library
No local studies collection
No exhibition space

Other Information

  • Public wi fi
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W photocopier
  • Scanner
  • Fax
  • DVDs
  • Audio books
  • Portable hearing loop
  • Reading Group meets monthly on first Wednesday midday - 1pm
  • Storytime on Wednesday 10:45am - 11:15am
  • Knitting Group on Thursday 1:30pm - 3pm
  • IT Buddy available on request


Ramped access, with a slight sill at entrance. Please ring bell to request staff assistance.

Public computers are switched off 10 minutes before the library closes.


On street parking but no designated bays for Blue Badge holders.

Other information

Out-of-hours returns - letter box in front door.

Search library activities and events on the local Kent directory.

To find a reading group in your area, search the our reading groups listing.

For out of hours enquiries, please contact 24/7 Ask a Kent Librarian.

UK Online Centre ID 4904