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Hemel Hempstead Library

Hemel Hempstead Library

The Forum
Marlowes
Hemel Hempstead
Hertfordshire
HP1 1DN

Map and directions

To visit the library and for pre-booked Visa renewal appointments, please come to the main entrance of The Forum where you will be met by a member of library staff.

Social distancing measures will be in place at our libraries, including:

  • queue management
  • screens on enquiry desks
  • hand sanitiser stations
  • and quarantine areas for returned books.

Please remember to:

  • Limit the amount of time you spend in the library to 15 minutes
  • Bring your library card
  • Stay at home if you are self-isolating or have COVID-19 symptoms.


Read about our re-opening plans and check which services are available.

Hemel Hempstead Library is now CLOSED

We open again today at 10am

Renew a book

Opening hours
Monday: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday: 12pm - 4pm
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm
Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Sunday: Closed

Library facilities

  • Wheelchair access
  • Public parking available nearby (Disabled parking bays)
  • Hearing loop

View the accessibility information for this venue.

Accessibility information of venue

Our visual story (PDF 519Kb) Opening in a new window can help you find your way around the library if you have autism or learning disabilities.

Services available

  • Photocopier
    20p for A4 in black and white
    40p for A3 in black and white
    60p for A4 in colour (in CreatorSpace)
    £1.20 for A3 in colour (in CreatorSpace)

UK Visa Application (UKVA) Service

Book a visa renewal appointment

  • Visa renewals only - see other visa application services.
  • Appointment only - library staff can't book, cancel or amend appointments. All appointments are processed and pre-booked by a company called Sopra Steria, on behalf of the Home Office. More information on booking an appointment.
  • Get visa advice from the Home Office. Or call the UK Visas and Immigration contact centre on 0300 123 2241(Mon-Thurs, 9am - 4.45pm, Fri, 9am - 4.30pm).

Computers and internet

  • Book a computer
  • Scanner
  • Computer costs:
    Library members – 1 hour free
  • Printing costs: (A4 only)
    20p – single page, black and white
    60p – single page, colour