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Borehamwood Library

Catalogue and renewals (you will need your PIN to renew)

Borehamwood Library

96 Shenley Road

Map and directions

Opening Hours

Check here for Bank Holiday opening times.

Monday:09.00 - 18.00 Normal Service
Tuesday:09.00 - 12.00 Library Express
 12.00 - 18.00 Normal service
Wednesday:09.00 - 18.00 Normal service
Thursday:09.00 - 12.00 Library Express
 12.00 - 19.00 Normal service
Friday:09.00 - 13.00 Library Express
Saturday:09.00 - 16.00 Normal service

Library Express

During Library Express opening times, the ground floor of the library is open with access to popular titles, Hot Picks as well as CDs and DVDs. Library Express means that you can:

Use the self service kiosks to

  • issue and return books, magazines for loan, DVDs and CDs
  • pay overdue charges
  • renew items
  • check the items that you have on loan

Borrow popular items of stock and collect reserved books

Use one of the four 30 minutes non bookable computers. Please note that printing and scanning are not available during Library Express.

The full range of library services including enquiries, photocopying, faxing, is available during normal library opening times.

Elstree & Borehamwood Museum

During museum opening hours, noise levels in the study area may be slightly higher as a result of visitor enquiries. The museum is open at the following times:

Tuesday 12.00 - 18.00
Wednesday 12.00 - 18.00
Thursday 12.00 - 18.00
Saturday 10.00 - 15.00

Contact us

Email us

Phone: 0300 123 4049 (Minicom 0300 123 4041)

  • Select option 1 for renewals
  • Select option 2 for all other enquiries (Mon-Fri 08.00 - 20.00, Sat 09.00 - 16.00)

Access for people with disabilities

  • disabled parking nearby
  • wheelchair access
  • accessible toilet
  • hearing induction loop
  • electronic magnifier

Computer and free Wi-Fi facilities

Services and facilities