Hackney Central Library

Join library

Membership is free and anyone can join – you do not have to be a Hackney resident.

Join library

Once you’ve applied, visit any of our library branches with your confirmation number and ID to activate your membership. You can also join in person at any of our library branches.

Regular activities

We have regular activities for families and adults across our libraries.

For more information, visit Love Hackney – Hackney Central Library activities.

Renew your books, CDs or DVDs

Renew books, CDs and DVDs


  • wheelchair access
  • lift to the first floor
  • toilets with disabled access
  • parking for blue badge holders nearby

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Page updated on: 12 January 2024