Dover Library

Dover Library's public printer is currently out of use.

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:
  • Dover Discovery Centre
  • Market Square
  • Dover
  • Kent
  • CT16 1PH
03000 41 31 31
Dover Library
Opening Hours:
Sunday Closed
Monday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday 10.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 10.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm


Disabled access
Saturday, some evening opening
Internet computers
Online catalogue
Childrens library
Local studies collection
Exhibition space

Other Information

  • Public wi fi
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W photocopier
  • Scanner
  • Microform reader printer
  • DVDs
  • Audio books
  • Portable hearing loop
  • Creative Writing Group on 2nd Wednesday 10:30am - 11:30am
  • Books Beyond Words group meets monthly on Thursday (please check with library)
  • Chess Club on Wednesday 3pm - 4:30pm
  • Scrabble Club on Friday 2pm - 3:30pm
  • Baby Rhyme Time on Thursday 10am - 10:30am
  • Family Crafts monthly on 2nd Saturday 11am - 1pm
  • Homework help from 3:30pm (term time)
  • IT Buddy available, as well as Family History and Local Studies Help; please book with library


Library is on the first floor. Toilet facilities. Wheelchair accessible toilet.

Public computers are switched off 15 minutes before the library closes.


Pay & Display car parks at Albany Place and Stembrook. Designated bays for Blue Badge holders on Queen Street.

Other information

Visit our Wellbeing Zone for health related information. No out-of-hours book returns facility.

Bus pass applications

Registration of births by appointment on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday - 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 4590