Dover Library

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

Dover 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.

Not a member of the library yet? Join online.

  • Address:
  • Dover Discovery Centre
  • Market Square
  • Dover
  • Kent
  • CT16 1PH
03000 41 31 31
01304 225914
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
  • Fax
  • 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