Swanley Library

Swanley Library is open for bookshelf browsing, pre-booked computer and WiFi sessions.

We are slowly reintroducing events and activities at some of our libraries where possible. Please contact the library for details.

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  • Address:
  • London Road
  • Swanley
  • Kent
  • BR8 7AE
03000 41 31 31
Opening Hours:
Sunday Closed
Monday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Friday 10.00am - 4.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm


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

Other Information

  • Public wi fi
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W photocopier
  • Scanner
  • DVDs
  • Audio books
  • Portable hearing loop
  • Cafe
  • Sure Start Baby Rhyme Time on Monday 10am - 10:30am and 11am - 11:30am; Wednesday 10:30am - 11am (term time)
  • Knit and Natter on Tuesday 10am to midday
  • Larks Reading Group meets monthly on last Friday 10:30am - midday
  • Spanish club for 5 - 11 year olds on Saturday 10:30am - 11:30am
  • IT Buddy is available; please book with library


Level access. Automatic doors. Changing Places room available in the Link.

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


Parking at rear of building.

Other information

Registration of births and deaths on Tuesdays and Thursdays by appointment - private room available.

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 5098