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Christmas and New Year opening, 2018/19

Council offices and Thurrock libraries are closed on Christmas eve, Christmas day, Boxing day and Monday 1 January.

Grays library will close at 5pm on Monday 31 December. East Tilbury library will be closed for the last 2 weeks of December.

Aveley Library

Aveley Library was opened in 1961 and refurbished in 1992. A community Library caring for individual needs.


Aveley Library, Purfleet Road, Aveley, RM15 4DJ


01708 865 667

Opening times

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10am to 1pm, 2pm to 5pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 10am to 1pm, 2pm to 5pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10am to 1pm
Sunday: Closed


Car park: 
Large car park at rear shared with Public Hall.
Disabled access: 
Yes. Single story building.

Library services

Ancestry online
Baby rhyme time
Bookstart - books for babies
Enquiry desk
Home-Link - housebound service
Large print books
Scanner for documents
Word processing