Main Aims: Public library service open to all. Stock available for loan includes books, videos, DVD's, music cassettes and CD's, music scores, spoken word and language courses. The Reference and Information Service is housed here and offers study space and access to a wide range of directories and yearbooks, encyclopaedias, almanacs, statistical sources, handbooks, maps and atlases, CD Roms, newspaper and magazines.
Extra Information: Materials are available in a wide range of Community languages including Urdu, Punjabi, Gujarati, Turkish, Chinese, and Vietnamese. PCs are available for Public use, Including Internet Access and Microsoft Office Applications. Printing and photocopying facilities are available in both black and white and colour. Printing and photocopying is charged at 5p/ A4 page and 10p /A3 page for black and white. Colour printing and photocopying is charged at 40p a page (A4) and 80p a page (A3). Faxes: UK 75p (first sheet) and 50p (subsequent sheets), Europe £1 (first sheet) and 50p (subsequent sheets), Rest of the world £1.50 (first sheet) and 50p (subsequent sheet). Music listening posts, self-issuing service, Under 5’s story time and Toy library. Hackney Libraries produce stock lists to support themed stock displays.