Portslade Library

Borrow and renew library items such as books and talking books.

Normal opening hours

Day Time Access
Monday 9am to 7pm Libraries Extra
Tuesday 9am to 5pm Staffed
Wednesday  9am to 5pm Staffed
Thursday  9am to 7pm Libraries Extra
Friday 9am to 5pm Staffed
Saturday  9:30am to 5pm Staffed
Sunday  11am to 5pm Libraries Extra

Libraries Extra — Self-service and access with Library card and PIN only. Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult.

Staffed days — Lunch time (1pm to 2pm) operates as Libraries Extra.

Visit Portslade Library to borrow and renew library items such as books, talking books and talking books.

You can also use the computers which can be booked in advance.

The library has:

  • separate areas for children and teenagers
  • computers
  • a scanner
  • free Wi-Fi


  • Old Shoreham Road, Portslade, BN41 1XR

Contact information


Check our fees for borrowing items, photocopying and other library services.


  • disabled toilet
  • baby changing
  • all gender toilet
  • wheelchair accessible entrance
  • wheelchair accessible in all areas of the building
  • disabled parking bay close to building
  • disabled toilet with hoist
  • fire alarms with flashing lights and sound