West Norwood Library

West Norwood Library has re-opened at 1 – 5 Norwood High Street. Your local library offering books, computers, Wi-Fi, study space, story times, 3D printing and much more!

West Norwood Library

From Monday 12 April 2021 there is

  • bookable study space in all libraries except Streatham which is currently closed
  • Browsing by appointment at West Norwood and Carnegie 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

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Recycling and re-use

Item Recycle Re-use Repair Borrow/Hire
Batteries No      



1-5 Norwood High Street
SE27 9JX



Facility Facility notes

Large print keyboard


Screen magnifier and screen reader on public PCs

Supernova, Thunder

Various formats

Large print, spoken word books and braille

Disabled toilet


Wheelchair access

Flat Level access to the library from the right-hand side of the building via intercom.

Front doors using wheelchair lift to get access to the library. Main doors are power-assisted opening.

Disabled parking access Three spaces, to the right of the building.
Prodigi magnifier and read-aloud function of text  

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

Opening times

Venue opening times
Day Opening times

11am - 4pm

Tuesday 11am - 4pm
Wednesday 11am - 4pm
Thursday 11am - 4pm
Friday 11am - 4pm
Saturday 11am - 4pm
Sundays Closed
Bank Holidays Closed


Maria Kwofie
Job title:
Library Manager