Overview

Face coverings

Although face coverings are no longer required by law, the government suggests wearing a face covering in crowded and enclosed spaces where you may come into contact with other people you do not normally meet.

Online services

You can use our 24-hour online services to:

Opening hours
  • Monday - 9am to 6pm
  • Tuesday - 9am to 7pm
  • Wednesday - closed
  • Thursday - 9am to 6pm
  • Friday - 9am to 6pm
  • Saturday - 10am to 4pm
  • Sunday - closed

Bank holidays

All Medway libraries are closed on bank holidays. 

Location
Birling Avenue
Rainham
Gillingham
Kent
ME8 7LR
Map
Contact details
Phone: 01634 337 799
Email: rainham.library@medway.gov.uk
Free Wifi
Yes
Bicycle Racks
Yes
Fax
No
Flatbed Scanner
Yes
Photocopier
Yes
Colour Printer
Yes
Parking (Free)
Yes (limited 45 minute free parking spaces for library users only)
Parking (Paid)
Yes
Public Toilets
Yes
Study Room/Tables
Yes
Refreshment Area
No
Sure Start Centre
No
Out of hours meeting facility
No
Freephone for council services
No
Community hub
No
Art display space available
Yes, in the foyer in a locked cabinet suitable for artwork and 3D items.

183cm x 167cm
Meeting room for hire
No
Small local history collection
Yes
Upstairs Reading Space
Yes
Disabled access
Physical access
Disabled access parking spaces for blue badge holders
Handrail by entrance
Wheelchair ramp
Automatic doors
Accessible toilet
Guide dogs welcome
Stairs and steps marked with a contrasting colour
Audible fire alarm

Computers
Height adjustable computer desk
Accessibility software

Resources
Audio books on CD
Books in large print
Quick reads