The library opened in December 2008 and is a landmark in building design, the most sustainable in West Sussex. The register office is also based here, with its own separate entrance.
The new library is larger and more accessible, with better facilities, including a coffee shop, dedicated ‘headspace’ area for teenagers and a Help Point for all kinds of enquiries.
For more information visit West Sussex County Council Libraries , or to renew books online please visit the West Sussex County Council Library Catalogue . Click on the link to find out about car parking near to Crawley library.
The Library and Neighbourhood Hub in Broadfield Barton provides a wide selection of books and children’s activities, as well as a permanent local police base, separate office space and an open-plan area for use by the council and partner organisations, such as Victim Support.
Enquiries: 01293 651751
Reference 01293 651744
Fax: 01293 511075
9.00am - 7.00pm Monday - Friday
9.00am - 5.00pm Saturday
T: 01293 543298
10.00am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday
10.00am – 2.00pm Saturday
Crawley library now has self-service terminals for returning and borrowing items. As well as books you can find the latest in film, music and games, including Blu-Ray, and try music out first at a listening post.
There is a wide selection of audio and large print books as well as MP3 books. There are meeting rooms, study areas, PCs and a local history area.
DisabledGo has produced access guides for
Run from Broadfield Library, Crawley’s Mobile Library provides a fortnightly service (to most mobile stops) allows you can take books out and return them, just as you would any other library.
The service includes Adult Fiction (including large print) books, Adult Non Fiction / information books, Children's stories and information books, Music CD's and Spoken Word Cassettes.
Stock is rotated on a regular basis and you can also take your request for book and enquiries for information.
Take a look at the link below for details alternatively printed details of the stops and schedules is also available from Broadfield library.
– Libraries information
WSCC Booksales – books and more for sale from your local library
www.bodley.ox.ac.uk - Oxford University Research Library
www.bl.uk - British Library
www.listening-books.org.uk – postal lending library that provides audio books to people who cannot read in the usual way.
fax: (01293) 511803
email: click to email us
Open Mon to Fri 8.30am-5pm