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Blackshots Library

Blackshots Library opened in May 1953 and is located in a residential area. Although one of the smallest libraries it is one of the busiest. It was refurbished in 1997 which also allowed the introduction of terminals for public use.


Blackshots Library, Blackshots Lane, Grays, RM16 2JU


01375 373 244

Opening times

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


Car park: 
Easy parking in side streets near the library.
Disabled access: 
Yes. Single storey building.

Library services

Adult reading group
Ancestry online
Book club
Bookstart - books for babies
Dementia collection
Enquiry desk
Home-Link - housebound service
Knit and natter group
Large print books
Scanner for documents
Talking books on CD
Word processing