Open Plus starting at West Ealing Library

Posted on: 2nd March 2017

Open Plus will soon be coming to West Ealing Library!

Open Plus is a new system that allow you to access your local library for longer, beyond the previous restricted operating hours.

Now, there is the opportunity to better tailor use of the library around you. Borrow some books, use the internet or study, it is now something you can decide when to do.


If you are a local community group that may be interested in the Open Plus project, join us for an OPEN HOUSE on Monday 6 March from 10:00am - 4:00pm at West Ealing Library and find out more.

In the near future, West Ealing Library will be available to registered customers outside of public hours, providing space for meetings and training to local businesses, schools, colleges and community groups, as well as individual study. 

See below the hours which will be available – any times not required for exclusive use will be open to the public using new Open Plus technology which provides access once you have registered your library card for the service.

Facilities include: 

  • Meeting space configurable for training or meetings (20 people maximum)
  • Free WiFi available with an Ealing Library Card
  • Free PCs with free internet access – appropriate for online training, homework or work clubs (please note, there is no printing available during extended hours)
  • Library resources including fiction and non-fiction books which can be borrowed using self-issue facilities

Standard charges for exclusive reserved use:  £30 per hour
Concessionary rates for local community groups:  £15 per hour
Please speak to us for further discussion about the rates
Please contact us to confirm your attendance on:  020 3700 1065.