National Lockdown

Roadmap for reintroducing in-person library services. Find out more about our services from Monday 12th April. Services may differ per library. Learn more on our Covid-19 updates page.

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Tucked away on the waterfront, Appledore Library is a small but busy branch that is an important part of the local community. The library is open four days a week offers the full range of library services for adults and children. 

There’s an excellent choice of books as well as public access computers and free WiFi. Keep an eye out for regular children’s events including crafts and Lego Club, or just pop in to meet the friendly staff while you browse the bookshelves.


  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free computers and Wi-Fi
  • On street parking
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Home Library Service

Temporary opening hours

Mon Closed
Tue 10:00 - 11:30
Wed 14:00 - 16:00
Thu 10:00 - 11:30
Fri Closed
Sat 10:00 - 11:30

Public access for book browsing by appointment only. Email or telephone Appledore Library to prearrange.

Choose and Collect is available for those wishing to use this service. Email or telephone us to arrange

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Opening hours:

Mon Closed
Tue 10:00 - 13:00
Wed 14:00 - 17:00
Thu 10:00 - 12:00
Fri Closed
Sat 10:00 - 12:00


Contact us:

Sophie Crofts

Email: Appledore Library
Tel: 01237 477442

Find us:

Appledore Library
The Quay
EX39 1QS