Crawley Library

The new library on Southgate Avenue, directly opposite County Mall, opened in December 2008, replacing the old library on Northgate Avenue.

As well as a traditional library, the new building contains:

  • a coffee shop
  • a series of computers connected to the internet
  • Crawley Register Office, which has its own entrance.

There is a selection of photographs of the new library on Flikr.

Opening Hours

  • Monday to Saturday: 10.30 to 16.30
  • Sunday and bank holidays: closed

Contact Crawley Library

  • General enquiries: 01293 651751
  • 24 hour renewals: 01243 642110
  • Reference: 01293 651744
  • Fax: 01293 511075

Reading Groups and Activities

Crawley Library organises a wide range of literary and cultural activities, such as reading groups for adults and children, poetry readings, and discussions with authors.


The Disabled Go website includes information about access to Crawley Library for the disabled.


Crawley Library is close to all the town centre car parks and Crawley railway station