Overview

In our libraries you can get access to a range of facilities and services.

Gillingham Library is also a community hub. In addition to library services, community hubs are available for a variety of enquiries about council and partner services, including making payments, purchasing parking vouchers, and access to information and support.  

You can also use our online services to:

Find out more about the libraries in Medway

Opening hours
  • Monday: 9am to 6pm
  • Tuesday: 9am to 6pm
  • Wednesday: 9am to 6pm
  • Thursday: 9am to 6pm
  • Friday: 9am to 6pm
  • Saturday: 9am to 5pm
  • Sunday: closed

Please note that the library computers shut down 15 minutes prior to closing. 
 

Bank holidays

All Medway libraries are closed on bank holidays. 

You will still be able to use our 24 hour services including:

  • eBooks,
  • eAudiobooks,
  • eMagazines,
  • online resources – including access to the Encyclopaedia Britannica Online and the Dictionary of National Biography

You will also be able to reserve or renew books using your library card and PIN.

Location
Gillingham Community Hub
High Street
Gillingham
Kent
ME7 1BG
Map
Contact details
Phone: 01634 337 799
Email: gillingham.library@medway.gov.uk

Free Wifi
Yes
Bicycle Racks
No
Fax
No
Flatbed Scanner
Yes
Photocopier
Yes
Colour Printer
Yes
Parking (Free)
Yes - Marlborough Road
Parking (Paid)
Yes
Public Toilets
No
Study Room/Tables
Yes
Refreshment Area
No
Sure Start Centre
No
Out of hours meeting facility
No
Freephone for council services
Yes
Community hub
Yes
Art display space available
None
Meeting room for hire
No
Small local history collection
Yes
Upstairs Reading Space
No
Disabled access
Physical access
Non-slip surface and handrail near entrance
Wheelchair ramp
Wheelchair accessible lift
Automatic doors
Accessible toilet
Audible fire alarm

Computers
Height adjustable computer desk
Accessibility software
Adaptive keyboard
Adaptive mouse

Resources
Audio books on CD and cassette
Books in large print
Quick reads