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Kilburn Library

Wembley Library and The Library at Willesden Green will open their doors again on Monday 6 July as part of the council’s phased reopening of the libraries serviceRead the full statement on the reopening. Our online resources are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Visit the Brent e-library to browse and download eComics, eBooks, eMagazines, eNewspapers, eAudiobooks and more. Sign up to our newsletter for regular information on Brent Libraries, Arts and Heritage. 

Don’t worry about overdue charges and return dates as these have all been extended until Tuesday 1 September.


42 Salusbury Road, Kilburn NW6 6NN

Kilburn Library facilities

The Kilburn Library facilities are:

  • loan and reference books for adults and children in many languages including French and Italian
  • newspapers
  • audio books
  • DVD rentals
  • computers, photocopier, printer and scanner (large keyboard available on request)
  • free Wi-Fi access
  • 40 study spaces
  • one public toilet
  • CCTV is installed in the libraries to ensure the security and safety of customers, contractors, employees, and visitors to the Brent libraries. For CCTV enquiries, visit our Community Safety page

Kilburn Library regular events

Bookstart Story and Rhyme Time for Under 5s

Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 10.30-11am

Crochet and Knitting Club

Tuesdays 10.30am-12.30pm

Bridge Club

Wednesdays 2-4pm

Reading Group

Third Thursday of each month 6.45-7.45pm

IT for Beginners

Saturdays 2.30-3.30pm

Kilburn Library access and parking

Public parking

  • Some metered off street parking.

Disabled parking information

  • No disabled parking.

Pedestrian approach

  • Path is level and wide from Salusbury Road, but there is no tactile paving.
  • No dedicated space.

Level/ramped access

  • Ramp is at the front of the building.
  • Ramp has no landing at the top.


  • An automatic door.