Shepway Library

On 21 September Kent County Council announced that libraries not yet reopened will remain closed for the rest of this financial year. Find out more about this decision.

Any items on loan before lock-down have been extended until 31 May 2021. There are no fines when the library is closed.

  • Address:
  • 17, Northumberland Court
  • Northumberland Road
  • Maidstone
  • Kent
  • ME15 7LW
03000 41 31 31
01622 751488
Opening Hours:
Sunday Closed
Monday 2.00pm - 5.00pm
Tuesday 10.00am - 1.00pm
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am - 1.00pm
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Thursday 10.00am - 1.00pm
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Friday 10.00am - 1.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm


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
  • A4 B&W and colour photocopier
  • Scanner
  • Fax
  • Portable hearing loop
  • Talk Time on Monday 2pm - 3 pm
  • Baby Rhyme Time and Storytime on Thursday 2:15pm - 2:45pm


Automatic door. No public toilet.

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


Public car park is adjacent with one designated bay for Blue Badge holder.

Other information

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

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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 5019