Library branches

Merton has seven libraries for people who live work, study or visit the borough. Find out more about library opening times, locations, contact details and the range of services available at each of Merton's Libraries.


Library Plus

Following the successful pilot of the new door access technology at Raynes Park, Colliers Wood, Pollards Hill and West Barnes libraries, we are pleased to announce that as from 4 April 2022, these sites will be extending their opening hours to:

Monday - 8am-7pm

Tuesday - 8am-7pm

Wednesday - Closed

Thursday - 8am-7pm

Friday - 8am-7pm

Saturday - 8am-5pm

Customers will be required to enter the building using their library card or Merton Libraries app and PIN number during the following opening hours:

Pollards Hill and Raynes Park libraries:

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays between 8am-1pm

Saturdays 8am-9.30am

Colliers Wood and West Barnes libraries:

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays between 8am – 9.30am and 3-7pm

Saturdays 8am-9.30am

No other services are affected.  

Please see Libraries Plus parental consent form for 11-15 year olds.

For more information about Libraries Plus, see our customer information sheet and Merton libraries Terms and Conditions

Becoming a library member is free and quick to do. Go to our website to join online or visit your local library.

We have produced a video that shows you how Libraries Plus works. You can watch the video on our YouTube channel.

You can download the Merton Libraries app from the App Store or Google Play.

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