Sawbridgeworth Community Library

A library run in partnership with Sawbridgeworth Community Library Volunteers.

Sawbridgeworth Community Library

The Forebury
CM21 9BD

Map and directions

Christmas and New Years opening hours

Friday 24 December 2pm-4pm
Saturday 25 December closed for Christmas day
Sunday 26 December closed for Boxing day
Monday 27 December closed (Bank holiday)
Tuesday 28 December closed (Bank holiday)
Wednesday 29 December 9am-4pm
Thursday 30 December 2pm-4pm
Friday 31 December 2pm-4pm
Saturday 01 January closed for New Year's day
Sunday 02 January closed
Monday 03 January closed (Bank holiday)

Sawbridgeworth Community Library is now CLOSED

We open again on Wednesday at 9am

Renew a book

Opening hours
Monday: 9am - 4pm
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 9am - 4pm
Thursday: 2pm - 4.30pm
Friday: 2pm - 4.30pm
Saturday: 10am - 1pm
Sunday: Closed

Visiting the library

Read our latest service updates.

We'll continue taking steps to keep staff and visitors safe in the library, including:

  • screens on enquiry desks
  • hand sanitiser stations
  • additional cleaning of PCs and touch points.

We require that you:

  • wear face coverings inside the library (unless exempt).
  • maintain a respectful distance between yourself, staff and other library users.

Do not visit the library if you’re self-isolating or have COVID-19 symptoms.


Library facilities

  • Public parking available
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop
  • Letterbox for out-of-hours returns (dealt with the next open day)

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Accessibility information of venue

Services available

  • Photocopier
    20p for A4 black and white
    40p for A3 black and white
    60p for A4 colour
    £1.20 for A3 colour

Computers and internet

  • Book a computer
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Scanner
  • Computer costs: Library members – 1 hour free, then 4p a minute
    Non library members – £2.50 for 30 minutes
  • Printing costs: (A4 only)
    20p – single page, black and white
    60p – single page, colour