Library visits for groups and schools

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – libraries

Belhus library, Corringham library and Grays library have reopened. Other libraries remain closed until further notice. You can access newspapers and magazines, get e-books and e-audio and take part in job club sessions online.

Go to our coronavirus (COVID-19) safety page for information on visiting re-opened libraries and items due for return. Items due between 1 January and 31 July have had their loan dates extended automatically to 1 September. Please do not put borrowed items in library book drops or letterboxes.

Group visits

We invite all groups to visit their local library. Visits must be booked in advance.

To book a visit contact:

Grays library
Thameside Complex, Orsett Road, Grays, RM17 5DX

: 01375 413 976

: grays.library@thurrock.gov.uk

Tell us what you would like your visit to include.

We can show you:

  • what you can find in the library
  • what you can do online
  • a tour of the library
  • library services which meet the specific needs of your group members

We can also cover the reader badge syllabuses for Brownies, Cubs, Guides and Scouts and introduce library support for group members with English as a second language.