Holborn Library

Contact details, address and opening hours

Holborn Library

Holborn Library
32-38 Theobalds Road

The library is situated near the west end, Covent Garden and historic Bloomsbury. The borough’s Local Studies and Archives Centre is on the second floor offering about 200,000 items on the history of Camden.  

Opening hours

Mon–Thur 10am-7pm

Fri 10am-5pm

Sat 11am-5pm

Sun closed

Telephone the Contact Centre on 020 7974 4444 for all library enquiries

The council is investing new technology for increased self-service options and refurbishing five libraries. This means a temporary 2 week closure at Camden Town, Kentish Town, Kilburn Library Centre, Queens Crescent and West Hampstead.

Download: temporary closure table (PDF 22.4KB)  

What's on offer?

  • Books, DVDs, talking books, newspapers and magazines, photocopier and free Wi-Fi
  • Children’s library with Baby Bounce and Rhyme Time sessions
  • Young adult fiction, graphic novels, revision guides
24 hour renewals on 020 7974 4001

You can search our online catalogue and renew your library items anytime

Join the library

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. Email events@camden.gov.uk or call them 020 7974 5633

Download: Camden Library service booking information sheet (PDF)


Please visit Transport for London travel planner website - journeyplanner.tfl.gov.uk or Where’s my nearest?

Details of library activities can be found on Love Camden 

Contact the library 

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