2 King Street, Saffron Walden, CB10 1ES

t: 0345 603 7628   


Opening hours: 09.00-17.30 M-Th; 09.0019.00 F; 09.00-17.00 S

Comprehensive range of library services inc. free internet and wifi access, DVDs, local history resources, reference materials, booktalk groups, home library delivery- and books!

Online Story and Rhymetime for babies and preschoolers. Occasional children’s activities held in school holidays. Regular exhibitions showcasing local artists.

The Essex Record Office Archive Access Point is on the first floor.

Complementing the ‘conventional’ library is the unique collection of 18,000 books in the Gibson Library. Help to preserve, and enjoy, this wonderful resource by joining the Gibson Library Society (contact: Martyn Everett c/o the Gibson Library at the above address or E:

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