Libraries, museum and archives

Libraries 

From Monday 1 March you can reserve items through the online catalogue or by using our Click and Collect service.

From Monday 8 March you will be able to collect books from Kilburn and Wembley Libraries only. Hours for collection are Monday – Saturday 10.30am to 2.30pm and Sunday 12-4pm.

Kilburn and Wembley Libraries are only open for the collection of pre-ordered items, no other services such as PCs are available – please ensure your items are ready to collect before traveling to us. At present our other sites remain closed.

Fines and renewals

All items are now automatically renewed every three weeks. If your item has been reserved by another customer it cannot be renewed and you will receive a message asking you to return it.

Fines are currently suspended, but we would encourage you where possible, to return items to us after you have finished with them, so that others can borrow them. Items can be returned to Kilburn and Wembley Libraries only, Monday – Saturday 10.30am to 2.30pm and Sunday 12-4pm.

You can renew and reserve items through the online catalogue  or by downloading ‘My Library App’. 
You can also renew and reserve items by calling the library helpline on 020 8937 3400 (Monday to Friday from 10am-5pm) or by emailing Brent Libraries at libraries@brent.gov.uk.

Joining the library

You can sign up online for immediate access to the library service. 

Once registered, you will be given a reference number in this format: UNREG123456789 with pin number you chose. This number will make sure you can immediately start enjoying online resources.

Reserving items for collection

Items can be reserved for collection by searching the online catalogue or by downloading My Library App’.
You can also reserve items by calling the library helpline on 020 8937 3400 (Monday to Friday from 10am-5pm) or by emailing Brent Libraries at libraries@brent.gov.uk.

Click and collect

We are now offering a 'Click and Collect' service so that you can quickly and easily access a range of great titles. Request up to 6 books on a theme or themes of your choice - library staff will pick a selection for you and contact you when they're ready to collectFind out more about click and collect

Library events

Discover our free programme of online events for adults and children.

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Brent Museum and Archives

The Willesden Gallery, Brent Museum and Exhibition Space at the Library at Willesden Green are currently closed.

Brent Museum and Archives also has exhibitions, school resources and access to the museum, archive and photography library online for everyone to enjoy.