Coldean Library

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

Opening hours

Day Time Access
Monday 9am to 7pm Libraries Extra
Tuesday 9am to 7pm Libraries Extra
Wednesday  9am to 5pm Staffed
Thursday  9am to 7pm Libraries Extra
Friday 9am to 5pm Staffed
Saturday  9.30am to 5pm Libraries Extra
Sunday  11am to 5pm Libraries Extra

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

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

The library has:

  • books and audiobooks which you can borrow or renew 
  • separate areas for children and teenagers 
  • computers, a printer and a scanner– you can book these in advance  
  • free Wi-Fi  
  • a small collection of toys to borrow 
  • a bookable meeting room


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  • Library Court, 24 Beatty Avenue, Brighton, BN1 9ED

Contact information


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


  • disabled toilet
  • baby changing
  • all gender toilet
  • wheelchair accessible entrance
  • wheelchair accessible in all areas of the building
  • free, level, on-street parking (avoid school drop off and pick up times)