Our libraries and community hubs are open. 

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.

Using public computers in our libraries

All computers in our libraries are available to use.

Library services

Our libraries and community hubs are open for the following services:

  • browse and borrow our books
  • return books
  • use our click and collect service for caddy liners, dog waste bags, radar keys and electricity cards
  • use our click and collect book selection service
  • use our reservations services
  • collect recycling bags
  • use our public computers for a limited time. 

You can apply for daily visitor parking vouchers for collection or postage online or by phoning 01634 332 266.

The mobile library is closed.

Loans, renewals and membership

The system for borrowing books from partner libraries has been reduced.

You can manage your libraries account online where you can also borrow eBooksaudiobooks, magazines, newspapers and comics.


Events and activities are returning to our libraries. Visit your local library to find out what groups are available.

Find a library

View opening hours for community hubs and libraries on find a library.

Medway Archives Centre

You need to make an appointment to view original archive material and use microfilm or fiche readers at Medway Archives Centre. We are now accepting drop-in visits for published materials and photographs as long as there is space in the search room.