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From Mon 19 July, Barbican & Community Libraries will revert to pre-COVID opening hours and normal services. Hands, face & space guidance remains essential so please observe social distancing and do consider wearing a face covering in our libraries.
Covid-19 Lending Libraries Updates

The Barbican Library is a vibrant public library in the heart of the Barbican Centre with books, spoken word recordings, DVDs, CDs and sheet music available for loan to all members.

Along with the adult library located on Level 2 within the Barbican Centre, you will also find the Barbican Music Library and Barbican Children's Library, along with places to sit, read and study. 

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The Library is wheelchair accessible and there is disabled parking available. Please see the Barbican Centre website for more information.