d
Log in

X

Library login

Library card number (9 digit number on the back of the card)

PIN (Number you were given when you joined the library)

Forgotten your PIN

Join now

X

Library card numbers

The 9 digit number on the back of your library card.

OK

PIN

A 4 digit number that you chose, or were given when you joined the library.

OK

Harpenden Library

Harpenden Library

27 High Street
Harpenden
Hertfordshire
AL5 2RU

Map and directions

Harpenden Library is now CLOSED

We open again tomorrow at 1pm

Renew a book

Opening hours
 Normal serviceSelf service
Monday: 9am - 6pm  
Tuesday: 1pm - 6pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 9am - 7pm  
Friday: 1pm - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm  
Sunday: Closed  

During self-service hours, only part of the library is open. You can:

  • Borrow popular books, magazines and DVDs
  • Return or renew your items
  • Pay overdue charges
  • Use a computer for 30 mins or our free wi-fi. You can't scan or photocopy during self-service hours.
Self-service hours
Tuesday: 9am - 1pm
Wednesday: 9am - 7pm
Friday: 9am - 1pm

Library facilities

  • Public parking nearby (Disabled parking bays)
  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing induction loop
  • Toilet (Disabled access)
  • Baby changing facilities

View the DisabledGo access guide for this venue.

Disabled

Services available

  • Photocopier - black and white only
    10p for A4
    20p for A3
  • Fax service
    Sending : UK - 1st page £1.00, additional pages 50p. (Rest of the world - 1st page £2.00, additional pages 50p.)
    Receiving : 50p per fax for up to 5 pages, additional pages 10p.
  • Microfilm / microfiche reader / printer
  • Display space
  • Study space

Computers and internet

  • Book a computer
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Scanner
  • Computer costs:
    Library members – 1 hour free, then 4p a minute
    Non library members – £2.00 for 30 minutes
  • Printing costs:
    15p – single page, black and white
    50p – single page, colour
  • IT Champion available:
    Mondays: 11am – 1pm and 4pm - 5.45pm

Rooms to hire – large and small

Large meeting room

  • 12 person capacity
  • Disabled access via a lift
  • 2 tables
  • Room size – 3m x 7m
  • Free WiFi
  • PC compatible projector
  • Flipchart stand
  • Kitchen facility
  • Tea urn and disposable cups – bring your own tea!

 

Costs (large meeting room)

  • 1 hour booking – £20
  • 4 hour booking – £70
  • All day – £130

Half price for charities and not for profit organisations.

10% Discount when you make a block of 10 bookings over a 4 month period.

Small meeting room

  • 4 person capacity
  • Disabled access via a lift
  • 1 table
  • Room size – 3m x 3m
  • Free WiFi
  • Tea urn and disposable cups – bring your own tea!

Costs (small meeting room)

  • 1 hour booking – £15
  • 4 hour booking – £50
  • All day – £90

Half price for charities and not for profit organisations.

10% Discount when you make a block of 10 bookings over a 4 month period.

 

Space to hire in Harpenden Library

Promote your business or an event. Our libraries are visited by thousands of customers every week.

Display a A4 poster

£5 per week

Display a A3 poster

£7.50 per week

Display a pop up banner in our exhibition area

£40 per week + VAT ***

Hire a stall or pop up shop

£40 for 4 hour booking ***

 

£70 for 8 hour booking ***

*** Half price for charities and not for profit organisations

Book space at Harpenden Library:

Email: libraries.information@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Phone: 0300 123 4049