Fullwell Cross Library • Vision Redbridge Culture and Leisure

Fullwell Cross Library

140 High Street , Barkingside,
Opening Times:
Today: 10:00 to 18:00

About This Library

The library was opened on 20 March 1968 by Field Marshal Sir Gerald Templer, the Lieutenant of Greater London. The building has a distinctive circular shape with a raised dome roof studded with 16-sided huge clerestory windows and finished in green copper. It is a Grade II listed building and was designed by the renowned modernist architect, Sir Fredrick Gibberd.

Library at a glance

Computer and Internet Access

Our libraries have modern, user friendly computers. Browse the web, get work completed, print and scan right from your local library. If you would prefer to use your own device, free WiFi is also available at this library,

Children’s Library

We have a wide variety of books available for children of all ages. Browse our collection and borrow up to 20 books for 3 weeks at a time. Do you already know what you’re looking for? Reserve it online!

parent reading to child
eaudio books


If you prefer to listen to books, we also offer a wide variety of Audiobooks at this library. You can reserve audio books online 24 hours per day for collection from the library. Alternatively, why not try our our Virtual Library and borrow a book right now?


Borrow a Hublet for up to 2 hours at a time at this library. Hublets are perfect for browsing social media, streaming video and accessing our Newspapers and Magazines online with PressReader.

Looking for a Venue?

Fullwell Cross Library is home to 2 spacious rooms for hire. Perfect for meetings, group activities and fitness classes.

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Have you seen our
Virtual Library
Browse our collection of eBooks and audio books, as well as have access to our online learning resources, news archives and much more, 24 hours a day.

Download our App

Manage your library account from our app. Find books, reserve books and access our virtual library.