Library @ the Curve


Library enquiries

Tel: 01753 875533

For room bookings

Tel: 01753 875762
(More information on room bookings )

Location of library
Find us

Library at The Curve
William Street,
Slough, SL1 1XY


By car

From London, onto the M4, J6, take the third exit onto Tuns Lane/A355. Go straight over the roundabout. At traffic lights, turn right onto Bath Road/A4 towards Slough. Continue along Bath Road onto Wellington Street. At the third traffic lights turn right onto William Street. The library is immediately on your right. There is no onsite parking.

  • 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. Unlimited parking is permitted in Pay & Display bays. Please display your valid disabled blue badge clearly to avoid a Penalty Charge Notice.

By bus

A large number of bus services operate close to The Curve. Slough Bus Station is a two minute walk of The Curve and there are also stops located on Wellington Street, the High Street and Windsor Road. Find connections to Hounslow, Windsor, Maidenhead and High Wycombe. (more information on planning your bus journey in Slough)

By train

The Curve is about a five minute walk from Slough rail station, or a two minute cycle which is off-road. For details of services and times please check online at National Rail. If you are travelling by train and by bus you can get reduced fares through PlusBus.

On Foot & Cycling

There is a good provision of walking and cycle routes within Slough town centre. The area around The Curve has good shared walkway / cycleways which are wide, of a good quality and well lit with convenient crossing points. Please consider walking or cycling to the site where possible. There is space for 38 bikes to be parked at The Curve.

Opening hours
  • Monday 9am-5pm
  • Tuesday 9am-7pm
  • Wednesday 9am-5pm
  • Thursday 9am-5pm
  • Friday 9am-5pm
  • Saturday 10am-5pm
  • Sunday Library closed

Note: As The Curve is a multipurpose building, opening hours may differ for other services such as Register Office.

Services available

Other services at the Curve include

Access includes:

  • free wifi available
  • automatic door and no step access
  • lifts
  • Adult Changing Place - disabled toilet with additional features located on the ground floor:
    • 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.
  • disabled toilets and baby change facilities alongside standard toilets, on all floors
  • 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.