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New Website Support

Welcome to the new Better Libraries website.
We hope that you will enjoy exploring the new Better Libraries experience, and accessing all of your library services in one place.
Currently our website is in Beta Testing mode, this is a phase where real users access a website to help identify bugs or errors that only occur with active use. This does mean that you may encounter these issues while using our new service.
Should you discover something that doesn’t quite look right, please get in touch with our Website Support team for assistance at
Where possible, please take a screenshot to help illustrate the issue, and supply which page the error occurs on, the easiest way to supply this information is by copying and pasting the address in your browser's address bar at the top of your screen, which starts
Thank you for your patience while we transition to this new service.

If you are looking to book a room in any of our venues during this transition period, please contact or call 020 3931 0900 for more information about our rooms and services.

Room Hire FAQs

What are the standard room hire rates?
Our room hire prices vary from location to location and will change depending on the type of room and how long you want it for. For charities and community partners, some libraries offer a discounted rate for room hire. Get in touch with your local library to find out more. 
Are there any discounted rates on room bookings?
Some function rooms offer a discretionary discount that's negotiable with the Head of Library Service. You may also speak with the Library Service regarding a discount on bulk or regular room hire.
What are the payment terms for room bookings?
What is your cancellation policy?

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