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Your library in the heart of the City. Includes a dedicated children's and music library.

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General enquiries 020 7638 0569
24 hour renewals (touch tone phones only) 020 7638 0568
Fax 020 7638 2249
Textphone 020 7332 3803​​​​

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    Opening hours 

    Mon, Wed: 9.30am-5.30pm
    Tues, Thurs: 9.30am-7.30pm
    Friday: 9.30am-2pm
    Saturday: 9.30am-4pm

    The library is closed on bank holidays. 

    Barbican Library, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS

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What's happening
BBC Music Library – Knowing the Score
07 Jul 2015 - 27 Aug 2015
09:30 - 17:00
Barbican Library
Free, no booking required

An exhibition celebrating the BBC Music Library. The exhibition can be viewed during standard library opening hours.

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