Branch: Hook and Chessington Library

Library services

Opening hours

Monday - closed
Tuesday - 9.30am to 10pm (self-service from 8pm to 10pm)
Wednesday - 9.30am to 6pm
Thursday - 9.30am to 6pm
Friday - 9.30am to 8pm
Saturday - 9.30am to 5pm
Sunday - closed

The library is closed on bank holidays and public holidays including Good Friday, Easter Monday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. See for more dates.

Christmas Hours

Tuesday 25 December - Closed
Wednesday 26 December - Closed
Thursday 27 December - 9.30am to 1pm and 2 to 5pm
Friday 28 December - Open as usual
Saturday 29 December - Open as usual
Tuesday 1 January - Closed
Wednesday 2 January - Open as usual

Services and facilities

  • audio books
  • books, fiction and non-fiction and large print
  • music CDs
  • DVDs
  • children’s library
  • computers for public use with internet access
  • free WiFi (ask in the library)
  • newspapers and magazines
  • jigsaws
  • IT tuition
  • European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) testing
  • two adult reading groups
  • faxing and photocopying
  • printing and scanning
  • reference room
  • study area
  • hall for hire
  • disabled toilet
  • Oyster purchase and top up during library hours

The library is in the Hook Centre which has additional facilities - find out more at About the Hook Centre.


  • wheelchair users can access all parts of the library
  • passenger lift to first floor
  • screen reading software and adjustable computer desk available