Stevenage Central Library

Stevenage Central Library


Map and directions

Stevenage Central Library is now CLOSED

We open again today at 10am

Renew a book

Opening hours
Monday: 10am - 7pm
Tuesday: 10am - 6pm
Wednesday: 10am - 6pm
Thursday: 10am - 6pm
Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 12pm - 4pm

The lift is currently out of order. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Visiting the library

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

  • screens on enquiry desks
  • hand sanitiser stations.

We encourage you to:

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

Please don't visit the library if you have COVID-19 symptoms.


Library facilities

  • Wheelchair access
  • Public parking nearby (Disabled parking bays)
  • Hearing loop
  • Letterbox for out-of-hours returns (dealt with the next open day)
  • Public toilets

View the AccessAble guide for this library

Accessibility information of venue

Our visual story  (PDF 915kb) Opening in a new window can help you find your way around the library if you are autistic or have learning disabilities.

Services available

  • Photocopier:
    20p for A4
    40p for A3
    60p for A4 colour
    £1.20 for A3 colour
  • Study space
  • Visitor Information Point

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
  • IT Champion available - They offer one-to-one support, problem-solving, and online safety advice.
    Monday: 2pm - 4pm
    Tuesday: 1.30pm - 3.30pm
    Wednesday: 2pm - 4pm
    Thursday: 2pm - 4pm
    Friday: 10am - 12pm
    Saturday: 10am – 12.30pm

Room hire

Stevenage Library meeting room

  • 40 person capacity (lecture style)
  • 5 tables
  • Room size – 5m x 7.5m
  • Disabled access
  • Free Wifi
  • Flipchart
  • Whiteboard
  • Hot water flasks available – refreshments not provided



  • 1 hour booking – £10 - £20
  • 4 hour booking – £35 - £70
  • All day – £65 - £130


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