Lydd Library

Your Community Library

Lydd Library (incorporating the Romney Marsh Craft Gallery) overlooks the Rype in the historic Old School in Skinner Road. Offering accessible premises and facilities, with a good selection of books, DVD films and spoken word material in a variety of genre, it has something to offer to every member of the community. We have:

Public access computers (with accessibility software), including one equipped with a scanner.

Colour and black/white printing from the computers (for a small charge).
Black and white photocopying (for a small charge).
Children’s Library and reading area with books suitable for all ages.
Large print section.
Well stocked teenage fiction section.
WI-FI is now available

The Library opening hours are:

Monday 11am – 4pm    |    Tuesday 11am – 4pm    |    Wednesday – Closed    |    Thursday 11am – 4pm    |    Friday Midday – 4pm
Saturday 9am – 1pm    |     Sunday – Closed

Did you know that as well as enabling you to borrow items and use the library computers, library membership gives you access to more than 50 online reference subscriptions; Ancestry Library Edition and Find My Past Community Edition are just two of the wide range available.

You can also borrow e-books and digital audiobooks, and reserve items from our catalogue to collect from your local library free of charge.

Please call 03000 413131 or call in to speak to a member of staff for further information.



Reading Group

Lydd Library Reading Group meets on the first Saturday of every month. If you would like to join the group please telephone 03000413131, email or call in to speak to a member of staff.