Redbridge Central Library • Vision RCL

Redbridge Central Library


CUSTOMER NOTICE: All Redbridge libraries are closed until further notice. A fines amnesty is in place which means that there will be no charges for overdue materials for the time being and books will be automatically renewed. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. 

You can still access our virtual library and download ebooks, eaudio books and more to your device with your library card. Find out more about digital resources.

Vision RCL has compiled a list of activities to keep you entertained while staying at home, for more information see Do More at Home. For updates on services please check COVID-19 Impact on Services

Redbridge Central Library is located in the east of the borough. The library offers a range of services, study spaces and large meeting rooms available for hire. Redbridge Museum can be found on the second floor of the library and visitors can explore 200,000 years of local history. The museum runs exhibitions, family events, a schools education programme and supports local communities to explore heritage. The library is also home to exciting new spaces; Lab Central, Hub Central and Redbridge Heritage Centre which opened in 2017. The spaces enable digital learning, help businesses to develop and connect residents to the Borough’s rich heritage. Located on the ground floor, visitors of the library can enjoy food and beverages at the Hardback cafe.