Brent Libraries

Brent Libraries
Wembley Library
Brent Civic Centre
Engineers Way
Greater London




020 8937 3400

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
Parents and children listening to stories in a library
Library icon Study area icon Wheelchair access icon

Brent Libraries provides a range of services and materials to meet the needs of Brent's diverse communities. You may borrow a wide selection of books, (in English & many other languages), audio books, e-books, read local and national newspapers and periodicals in paper format and online, find reference books, access online reference material and use quiet study spaces. Each of Brent's six libraries has free wi-fi and computers with free internet access.
We have regular courses and events in all our libraries for adults and children. Ask in libraries for more detail or visit our website.

Venue Type:

Library, Archive

Opening hours

Wembley Library is open 8am-8pm weekdays, 10am-5pm weekends. Opening times vary at our other libraries, see our website for full details.

Admission charges

Free to join and use most services and many free events

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
African view on book cover

I want to work in Africa

  • 25 November 2014 6:30-7:45pm

There is a lack of information and adequate resources to support professionals who are seeking to work in Africa. In particular for non-Africans and those of African descent who lack networks and contacts within the continent. There is little to help them understand how to make the move. This workshop will help covering; an overview of the African job market, the industries and professions in demand, how to put in place a winning strategy and write a compelling CV, making the right connections and finding a job in the competitive African job market.

Suitable for

  • 18+
Christmas tree

Winter Festival Crafts

  • 20 December 2014 2:30-3:30pm
  • From 20 December 2014

Create your own super duper Christmas tree card or fabulous festive party hat. On in all six Brent libraries; call, e-mail or see our website for full address details.

Suitable for

  • 0-4
  • 7-10
  • 11-13
  • 5-6


Robin redbreast

New Year Craft Workshops

  • 3 January 2015 2:30-3:30pm

Make your own perfect Robin Redbreast bird. On in all six Brent libraries; call, e-mail or see our website for full address details.

Suitable for

  • 0-4
  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10