Chelmsford Library: 0345 603 7628

Call Chelmsford Library on their member and visitor enquiries contact number 0345 603 7628 to ask a librarian to renew a book over the phone, for computer booking and for printing assistance.


Visitor Enquiries – 0345 603 7628

Call Chelmsford Library on their main visitor enquiries contact number 0345 603 7628 to ask how to set up a membership so that you can borrow a selection of popular books from the free Essex library. However, if you are new to the area and would like to set up a borrowing membership then you will need to bring a proof of ID and address with you during your first visit. The Library assistant can also detail whether a specific book is available to borrow before stating when it is due to return if it is currently out on loan.

Many members choose to use the archive of local newspapers and family records at the library for research purposes but are encouraged to book an appointment with a librarian prior to their visit. Moreover, callers can use this number to discuss the range of free Computer facilities and internet access at the library before asking for further support using the printing and photocopying machines. Alternatively, you should call for technical support using the Online Chelmsford Members account from home; a library assistant can provide support so that you can renew a book remotely or make a book and DVD reservation to collect in person. Finally, you should use this number to ask for the Chelmsford Library for a list of upcoming events as they often host book talks and courses for the local community to enjoy.


Information about Call Costs and Opening Hours

Chelmsford Library helpline operates a geographic rate contact number meaning that callers will be charged the same standard per-minute rate as any other local call from a UK mobile or landline telephone. However, you may be able to contact a library assistant for free if you are using up any inclusive free minutes that have been offered by your telephone service provider as part of the terms of your phone contract. Chelmsford Library is available to take calls during the opening hours of 9am–6:30pm Monday to Saturday and from 1pm-4pm on Sundays.


Visit the Library

If you would like to return a book by post or even arrange a visit in person then it is useful to take note of the library’s full Chelmsford address:

Chelmsford Library
County Hall,
Market Rd,
CM1 1QH,
United Kingdom