Hammersmith library

Services available:

  • 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
  • fully accessible public toilet with baby changing facilities
  • photocopying, and printing facilities are available (colour and black & white)
  • card payments accepted card payments accepted at the Lending Customer Service Desk (Maestro, Mastercard, Visa, Visa Electron, JCB, Contactless, Apple Pay and G Pay)
  • food bin to collect donated tinned and dried goods for redistribution through the Hammersmith & Fulham foodbank
  • Amazon locker (Nutmeg)
  • Photo-Me booth
  • small electrical recycling bin
  • small battery recycling bin
  • small light bulb recycling box
  • laptop recycling bin
  • unlimited WiFi internet access
  • internet access and selected Microsoft Office applications
  • archives and local studies.

See our library events page for more information about what’s happening in our libraries.

Opening hours

The library is currently closed due to refurbishment. You can still return your items to the out of hours drop off box.

Please see the library service update page for information about changes to our library service.

Our normal opening hours are as follows:

Monday 10am - 7pm

Tuesday 10am - 7pm

Wednesday 10am - 7pm

Thursday 10am - 7pm

Friday 10am - 5pm

Saturday 10am - 5pm

Sunday - closed

All our libraries are closed on bank holidays.

Contact details

Enquiries, renewals and computer bookings 020 8753 3820

Shepherds Bush Road
W6 7AT

Near Hammersmith underground station, opposite the police station.

Accessibility: Fully accessible public toilet with baby changing facilities.