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Coulsdon Library

Contact details

Telephone: 020 3700 1007
Address: Brighton Road, Coulsdon, CR5 2NH
Email: croydon.coulsdonlibrary@carillionservices.co.uk

Coulsdon LibraryOpening hours

  • Monday: 9am - 6pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 6pm
  • WednesdayClosed
  • Thursday: 9:30am - 6pm
  • Friday: 9am - 7pm
  • Saturday: 9am - 5pm
  • SundayClosed

Check full accessibility details on the DisabledGo website.​Accessibility

Check full accessibility details on the DisabledGo website.

Services

  • books, CDs and DVDs, for reference and loan
  • children's library
  • enquiry service
  • WiFi internet accessWiFi internet access
  • free access to PCs including the internet
  • colour photocopier
  • books in community languages
  • newspapers and periodicals
  • community information
  • reading groups - see below
  • writers group - see below
  • 10 study spaces (Access to quiet study space in branch libraries is subject to availability and may be affected by events taking place in the library at the time. Please contact the library for details.)

Events

A full list of library events can be found in our Events Calendar

Children's events

We run the following free drop-in events for young children:

  • Bookstart Rhymetime: Tuesdays 10am -10:30am (Under 5s)
  • Wiggle and Jiggle: Tuesdays 11am -11:30am (Under 5s) This activity will take a break over the summer holidays and will restart on Tuesday 3rd September.
  • Craftytime: Fridays 3.45pm - 4.30pm (5-7 year olds) This activity will take a break over the summer holidays and will restart on Friday 6th September 
  • Rock and Rhyme: Saturdays 10am - 10.30am (Under 5s)  This activity will take a break over the summer holidays and will restart on Saturday 14th September.

Further library events can be found in our events calendar. You can also see events for children and adults that are taking place in the community.

Reading groups

Teen RaW, is our Teen Reading and Writing Group for Young people aged 11+, this group meets once a month on a Saturday from 2.30pm - 3.30pm, from September to July.

Coulsdon Library / Community Reading Group for adults, meets every fourth Thursday in the month at 7pm at the Comrades Club, Brighton Road, Coulsdon (opposite the library). For further details please contact the library.

Coulsdon Writers Group

Are you a budding writer? Join our writing and discussion sessions on Fridays from 1.00pm - 3.00pm at the Comrades Club, Brighton Road, Coulsdon (opposite the library). For further details please consult coulsdonwritersgroup.co.uk

Ancestry Taster sessions

Are you interested in discovering more about your ancestors by taking a journey into your past to build your family tree? If so you may like to learn how to use ancestry.  Taster sessions will be held on Thursdays at 11am - Midday, to book a session please contact Coulsdon Library.