Hove Library

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

Normal opening hours

Day Time
Monday 10am to 5pm
Tuesday 10am to 5pm
Wednesday  10am to 7pm
Thursday  10am to 5pm
Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday  10am to 5pm
Sunday  Closed

The library has:

  • books and audiobooks which you can borrow or renew 
  • computers, a printer and a scanner– you can book these in advance 
  • free Wi-Fi  
  • a photocopier 
  • separate areas for children and teenagers 
  • rare books and special collections 
  • a café 
  • newspapers and magazines to enjoy in the library 
  • a bookable meeting room 


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  • 182 - 186 Church Road, Hove, BN3 2EG

Contact information


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


  • disabled toilet
  • baby changing
  • all gender toilet
  • wheelchair accessible entrance
  • disabled parking bay close to building
  • lift to the upper floor (non-fiction books, meeting room, rare books, and special collections)