Colindale library

Our services

Your safety remains our priority. Please check our COVID-19 Update for details of our safety measures and what we request from you.


Toilets are open for customer use only.

Printers and photocopiers are available to use. Photocopiers accept cash only. You can pay for printing by cash or card in staffed hours and by cash only in Self-Service Opening. Check our fees

If you need to print, please do so within your 90 minute computer booking, as you will not be able to use the PC after your session.

Opening times

Due to persistent anti-social behaviour, from Monday 22 May opening times at Colindale library have temporarily changed until further notice.

Staffed hours

  • Tuesday from 2pm to 8pm
  • Wednesday from 2pm to 5pm
  • Thursday from 9am to 12.30pm
  • Saturday from 9am to 5pm

Self-service opening hours

  • Monday from 7am to 8pm
  • Tuesday 7am to 2pm
  • Wednesday from 7am to 2pm and 5pm to 8pm
  • Thursday from 7am to 9am and 12.30pm to 8pm
  • Friday from 7am to 8pm
  • Saturday from 7am to 9am
  • Sunday from 10am to 5pm

Telephone: 020 8359 3930


7 Bristol Avenue,


(based at the Colindale campus of Barnet and Southgate

Plan your journey

Bus: 204, 303, 186

Tube: Colindale, Northern Line (10 min walk)


All services are on the ground floor.