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Welcome to Balham Library

From our learning and research tools to our printing and computer facilities, discover a range of resources and services at Balham Library. With events and activities for every age, like our Knit and Natter groups and Rhyme Time clubs, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Balham Library

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16 Ramsden Road
SW12 8QY

020 8673 1129


Here are the facilities at Balham library


Print A3-A4 pages in black and white or colour.


Free Wi-Fi for all members while in the library building.


Across our Wandsworth libraries, we have computers for public use with internet access and Microsoft Office


Desks, quiet areas and study spaces at your local library.

Toilets and baby changing

Male and female toilets on the ground floor. Baby changing available.

Room hire

Meeting rooms/ rooms hire for personal or professional use. 


Wheelchair access Lift access Accessible toilets

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Helpful staff Balham Library Study room Story time Children's library Library hall

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Fees and charges

You can borrow and reserve books for free across our Wandsworth libraries. There are fees and charges for late returns, DVD loans, printing services and more.
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Fees and charges

Library Membership

Become a member of Balham library to reserve, borrow and access online resources. It's free and will give you access to the online catalogue across Wandsworth. 
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Wandsworth Membership

Help Centre

Got a question? Visit our Help Centre for answers to our most frequently asked questions and details about how to get in touch with your local library.
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Wandsworth Help Centre

Proud to partner with Wandsworth Council

We’re proud to work with the London Borough of Wandsworth to operate 11 libraries across the region. 

By partnering with Wandsworth Council, we’re able to provide facilities and services that benefit the whole community. From workspaces and equipment hire to activity groups for little ones and older kids alike, find what you’re looking for at your local library.
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