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Library at The Curve

The Curve from the outside


Tel: 0303 123 0035
Renew online with your library card and PIN

Library enquiries

Tel: 01753 875533

Room bookings

Tel: 01753 875762
(More information on room bookings)

Library @ The Curve
William Street
Slough SL1 1XY
Location map for Library @ The Curve

Opening Hours

Please note public access during the first hour of opening is to the ground floor only. This includes self service borrowing and returning books, and access to public computers and printing.

Opening Hours
Monday 10am-4pm
Tuesday 10am-4pm
Wednesday 10am-4pm
Thursday 10am-4pm
Friday 10am-4pm
Saturday 10am-2pm
Sunday Library closed

Register Office is operating registration for births by appointment only. (further info on Register Office Services under COVID-19)


  • Free wifi available
  • Automatic door no step access
  • Lifts
  • Adult Changing Place: disabled toilet with additional features: a height adjustable adult-sized changing bench, a tracking hoist system, and adequate space in the changing area for the disabled person and up to two carers, located on the ground floor
  • Disabled Toilets and Baby Change facilities alongside standard toilets, on all floors
  • Parking: Nearest car park is Herschel car park. Get a 50% discount when you validate your ticket at the library.
    Large shopping centre car parks are also within walking distance.
  • Disabled parking: The Curve has one disabled parking space. If visitors attending planned meetings or events wish to use the onsite disabled bay and it is available, please contact the onsite Facilities Officer to arrange access on 07850 067119.
  • Other  Disabled parking: There are designated disabled parking spaces nearby: on the High Street, outside MyCouncil and on High Street West (opposite where the old library used to be). Unlimited parking is permitted in Pay & Display bays. Please display your valid disabled blue badge clearly to avoid a Penalty Charge Notice
  • Magic Table: playful, interactive light games that entice children, adults, and older people to get moving and have fun together, specially good for learning disabilities and dementia. (More info about weekly session times)

Also available in The Curve

  • Events and Performances

    Look out for evening performances, theatre, pantomimes, exhibitions and a wide range of other events at The Curve
    (More information about The Curve)
  • Gallery

    The Gallery at The Curve is located on the ground floor and hosts exhibitions every month by local artists.
    If you are interested in exhibiting please get in touch by emailing
  • Café

    The café is located on the ground floor and is managed by The Real Experience. The café serves hot drinks, sandwiches and snacks
  • Slough Museum

    Look out for local history pods throughout The Curve with interesting facts and information on the history of Slough and the local area. Slough Museum also runs special events both in the library and in the community
    (more information about Slough Museum to follow shortly)