Hammersmith Library

Hammersmith Library


The wait is over!

Hammersmith Library re-opened on Monday 30 June and the official launch party took place on Wednesday 2 July.

Read our press release » Party for library opening

» View our Flickr gallery for pictures of the event

Fun events are running all week including story telling, under 5s rhyme and time sessions, writing classes, tales from well know authors, careers workshops, health checks, arts and crafts for adults, Manga and comic strip workshops, WiFi and local studies.

» Opening times and contact details


Services available at Hammersmith Library

  • Popular fiction including crime and science fiction
  • Popular non-fiction including health, business, biographies, travel and computer books
  • DVDs
  • Children’s board books and picture books
  • Children’s story books/information books and teenage fiction
  • Selection of spoken word and large print
  • Popular newspapers/magazines and quick choice reference books
  • Homework club  
  • Reading groups
  • Under-5s sessions
  • Photocopying, and printing facilities are available (colour and black & white)

Please see » What's on for children and » What's on for adults for more information about what's happening in our libraries.

Hammersmith computer suite

A suite of nine computers with internet access, selected Microsoft Office and other applications.

Children’s PCs provide free internet access for Hammersmith & Fulham school children. PCs with selected Microsoft Office and other applications and games, suitable for homework, educational and recreational use.  

Opening hours:

Sunday 11am - 5pm
Monday 10am - 8pm
Tuesday 10am - 8pm
Wednesday 10am - 8pm
Thursday 10am - 8pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm

Closure dates for 2014
18 Apr 2014 Good Friday
20 Apr 2014 Easter Sunday
21 Apr 2014 Easter Monday
05 May 2014 Early May Bank Holiday
26 May 2014 Spring Bank Holiday
25 Aug 2014 Summer Bank Holiday
25 Dec 2014 Christmas Day
26 Dec 2014 Boxing Day

Library: Enquiries, renewals and computer bookings 020 8753 3820
Address: Shepherds Bush Road
Hammersmith
W6 7AT
Directions: Google map https://goo.gl/maps/tAiHL
Accessibility: Fully accessible public toilet with baby changing facilities. 

Page last updated: 03/07/2014