Kettering Library


Kettering Library

Kettering library is now open in its new interim location in Cornerstone (upper floor of the new extension, next to the existing library).

A full range of library services is offered, but on a reduced scale during normal opening hours, with library staff on hand to offer assistance to customers.

Services offered include: 

  • selection of book stock for browsing and borrowing
  • book returns
  • reservations for specific items
  • free wifi
  • warm space
  • toilets with disabled and baby changing facilities
  • 2 public computers, photocopying, printing and scanning

Interim services

Blue badge application appointments are available to book on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the library’s temporary location in Cornerstone.

To book an appointment please email [email protected].

All bus pass applications are completed in the library’s temporary location in Cornerstone. 

All under 5's events are in the library’s temporary location in Cornerstone. Due to limited capacity all Under 5’s events require booking. To book a place please email: [email protected]

DaySession and Time
Mondays10am to 11am, Play & Learn for Under 1s
Tuesdays10am to 11am, Explore a Story for Under 5s
Thursdays2pm to 2:30pm, Rhyme Time for Under 5s
Fridays10am to 11am, Explore a Story for Under 5s

Printed materials from library stock can be made available on request.

Microfiche and microfilm services will not be available in Kettering. Corby Library is the nearest alternative facility. 


Kettering Library forms part of the Cornerstone site.

Opening hours


Quieter time: Wednesday 9am to 10am.

See closures for public holidays.

How to find us



Kettering Library
Sheep Street
NN16 0AY


3 spaces - parking available in town centre car parks.

Disabled access

This library is wheelchair accessible.

Contact us

Email: [email protected]

Facebook: Kettering Library on Facebook

Local and family history

We hold a collection of local and family history resources including the Evening Telegraph newspaper on microfilm for the years 1898 to 1950, 1955 to 1957 and 1978 to 2017.

Services at this library

Last updated 28 June 2024