Minet Library

Minet Library is a primarily self-service library in Knatchbull Road and close to Myatt’s Fields Park. Lambeth Archives, the borough’s record office and local history library is in the same building.

Exterior photo of Minet library

We are very slowly reopening our libraries and range of services – slow and steady is the approach so we can monitor every step.

  • bookable study space in all libraries except Streatham
  • From 10 May 2021, Streatham library will resume Select and Collect by appointment only. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday 11am-4pm
  • Browsing by appointment at Carnegie, Clapham, Minet, Upper Norwood and West Norwood Libraries
  • The Archives search room is open for visitors by appointment

Of course, we continue to offer

  • Home Library Service
  • Select and Collect
  • PC use
  • Printing
  • Photocopying and scanning

Login to your library account

More information

For full access information, please go to the AccessAble website.

Recycling and re-use

Item Recycle Re-use Barrow/Hire
Batteries No    



52 Knatchbull Road


Opening times

Venue opening times
Day Opening times
Monday 11am - 4pm
Tuesday 11am - 4pm
Wednesday 11am - 4pm
Thursday 11am - 4pm
Friday 11am - 4pm
Saturday 11am - 4pm
Sundays Closed
Bank Holidays Closed


Zoey Dixon
Job title:
Community Hub Library Manager: Carnegie, Minet, Upper Norwood and Waterloo Libraries Development Librarian: Information, Digital and Channel Shift