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Blue Anchor Library

Blue Anchor Library
Blue Anchor Library


Market Place
Southwark Park Road
SE16 3UQ

How to get there

Bus: 1, P12, 381
Tube: Bermondsey

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Opening times

  • Monday 9am to 7pm
  • Tuesday 9am to 7pm
  • Wednesday closed
  • Thursday 9am to 7pm
  • Friday 10am to 6pm
  • Saturday 9am to 5pm
  • Sunday closed

Regular Activities

For children and young people:

  • Bookstart (ages 0 to 4) - every Monday during term time, 10am to 11am.

For adults:

  • Getting started with computers, email and the internet - bookable one-to-one sessions at various times from Monday to Saturday. Contact Wes White or ask in the library to book.

What else is on offer

  • Books, talking books and DVDs to borrow Search the catalogue and place reservations for collection
  • eLibrary - including eBooks and eAudiobooks, film streaming and online resources for topics from family history, to citizenship and driving theory tests
  • Newspapers and magazines to read in the library or online
  • Study spaces - six spaces available for adults
  • Public PCs and wifi - you'll need your library card number to access these
  • Printing, photocopying and scanning facilities
  • Fax machine
  • Events - for special events see the online What's On diary or ask in the library
  • Home Library Service - for those unable to access the library in person.


  • slight ramped access to the library
  • disabled access toilet
  • computers offer access to Dolphin Supernova software (allows screen magnification and audio assistance for visually impaired).
Link to detailed accessibility information about this building

Page last updated: 30 May 2023

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