Southwark’s home library service

Southwark offer a free home library service for residents who aren’t able to visit their local library. This monthly service allows library staff to deliver your items straight to your door.

They offer this service to:

  • people with disabilities – children and adults
  • older people
  • carers
  • people who cannot visit the library due to an accident / illness

The service allows you to borrow:

  • fiction and non fiction books
  • books in large print
  • talking books
  • children’s books and DVDs
  • books in other languages
  • CDs and DVDs
  • local history publications
  • information specific to older people and people with disabilities
If you’re interested in othe home library service, contact us on 020 7525 2833 or email

Find us

Southwark Carers
3rd Floor, Walworth Methodist Church,
54 Camberwell Road, London, SE5 0EW
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Contact us

020 7708 4497

Find us

Nearest tube: Elephant & Castle underground station (Northern and Bakerloo lines).

Nearest Railway Station: Elephant & Castle

Buses from Elephant and Castle: ask bus driver for Burgess Park. Bus numbers: 12, 171, 148, 176, 68, 484, 42, 40, 45