Contact Highgate Library
Chester Road London N19 5DH
- Send an enquiry
- 020 7974 4444
Public library run by Camden Council. From April 2015 the services is delivered by library volunteers and a paid officer. Collection includes books, talking books, CDs and DVDs, newspapers, periodicals and leaflets. Also available, information about Council and other local services and organisations. Facilities include a photocopier and neighbourhood noticeboard. Facilities for children, a children's library with weekly Rhyme Time session for under 4s on Tuesdays 11am-12 noon and Baby Bounce session for Under 2s Thursdays 10.30-11am, both run during term-time. There is a small Toy Library for under 5s.
The adult library has a Learning Centre providing free internet access and microsoft office if you are a library member. Wi-fi freely available to all visitors. Wheelchair accessible toilet in the building.
Camden Libraries and Learning Centres have many opportunities for private hire for a social occasion, meeting or event. Please contact the Camden Events team to discuss the options and available spaces within library opening hours and outside of opening hours firstname.lastname@example.org or call them 020 7974 5633
Visually impaired information
The library has a collection of talking books and large print.
Digital services from your home
Camden library service offers a comprehensive eBook and eAudio service through a third party, Overdrive. As well as this, library members also have access to One Click Digital, another eAudio service. For e books there are options for enlarging text.
Accessibility software options on library PCs
The library has a dedicated PC for customers who are hard of hearing/seeing with specialist equipment attached and software such as Supernova which makes it possible for customers to change the sizing/display on the screen to fit their needs. As well as this, we also have services such as Sign-translate, SignVideo and TexBox on the Camden Council website which can be accessed from the library or from home
- Mon closed, Tue-Wed 10am-5pm, Thur 10am-7pm, Fri closed, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun closed.
- View location map for N19 5DH
- Original source
- Information taken from Cindex local information database