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Ashford Library

25 January until further notice: The printer on the first floor is out of order 

Our libraries are free to join and offer a wide range of services - from free access to books, computers, the internet and information to the hire of music, audio books and films.

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  • Free bookable public computers and Wi-Fi (shut down 15 minutes before closing time)
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W and colour photocopier
  • Scanner
  • Microform readers and printers
  • Portable hearing loop 


  • All floors are accessible by lift
  • Toilets on first floor and second floor
  • Changing Places room and toilet for disabled users available on the ground floor


  • Ample parking in Church Road (short term), Vicarage Lane, Elwick Road and Station Road. Designated bays at rear and front of the building

Library activities

  • Bookstart session with Ashford District Children Centre on Monday 10am – 11am (term time) 
  • Books Beyond Words on Tuesday fortnightly – please contact the library
  • Playground creative play on Wednesday 10:30am - 11:15am
  • Storytime on Thursday 10:30am - 10:50am (term time)
  • Baby Rhyme Time on Friday 10am - 10:20am and 11am - 11:20am (term time)
  • Lego Club on Saturday 11:45am - 12:45pm (term time)
  • IT Buddy help available; please contact library
  • Find a reading group
  • Search other library activities and events on the local Kent directory

Other information

Who to contact

03000 41 31 31
Kent Libraries

Where to go

Ashford Library
Ashford Gateway Plus
Church Road
TN23 1AS

When is it on?

Session Information
Open Monday to Saturday
Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 1pm
Thursday: 10am - 6pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 3pm


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