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Cubitt Town Library

Strattondale Street 
London E14 3HG

Tel: 020 7987 3152

From Monday 12 April

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday: Midday - 4pm

What you can expect:
Services are being expanded when we can, but many remain limited to help maintain safe social distancing and handling of books. Only certain parts of our buildings are open and many facilities including seating, toilets and photocopying are not available.

You can:

  • use our “order and collect” services to book your items before your visit
  • browse from a selection of books and safely managed displays without an appointment. Please note library visits are limited to 15 minutes.
  • return any items you have on loan without an appointment
  • book a computer to get on the internet for one 1 hour session per day, book in advance by phone. (cannot be used for streaming music, film or entertainment websites).
  • print your work from our surfing space computers. 
  • book study space for up to 2 hours per day


To order books, book study space or to book a computer please call;

Cubitt Town Library 020 7987 3152

Disabled Access

Disabled Access: Partial – the library is suitable for disabled users with limited mobility, but please note that our public toilets are not fully accessible.  We have two sites that are fully accessible nearby, Idea Store Chrisp Street [1.4 miles] and Idea Store Canary Wharf [1.6 miles].

Getting There

map of the area

By public transport

Nearest DLR: Crossharbour. 
Nearest bus: D3, D6, 135
By car

There are a limited number of pay and display parking spaces in the surrounding roads as well as parking spaces for Tower Hamlets resident's permit holders.