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Grays Library

Grays library was first opened in 1903 in a building built with money from the Carnegie Foundation.

There are public toilets on the ground floor of the library. There is 1 toilet with access for disabled people, using a RADAR key.


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


01375 413 976

Opening times

DayOpening times
Monday9am to 7pm
Tuesday9am to 5pm
Wednesday9am to 5pm
Thursday9am to 7pm
Friday9am to 5pm
Saturday9am to 1pm


Car park: 
Large public car park at the rear of building in Cromwell Road (pay and display).
Disabled access: 
Yes, via main entrance.

Library services

Adult reading group
Rhyme time
Book club
Book prescription collection
Bookstart - books for babies
Cancer collection - Macmillan
CDs - music
Enquiry desk
Fiction in European languages
Find My Past online
Games club
Home-Link - housebound service
Jigsaws available to borrow
Knit and natter group
Language courses
Large print books
Local history
Local newspapers on microfilm
Music scores
Rooms for hire
Scanner for documents
Stitch and sew group
Study room
Talking books on CD
Word processing