Idea Store Whitechapel

March 2020 Coronavirus
In line with Government advice, The Idea Stores and libraries are closed untill further notice. Please check our website for updates

Idea Store Whitechapel - the borough's flagship library, learning and information service - opened on Thursday 22 September 2005.

The store offers the fullest range of services:

  • A large collection of books, CDs and DVDs
  • An extensive range of newspapers and magazines
  • A dedicated reference and information library 
  • A children's library
  • A cafe 
  • Free Internet access 
  • A range of state-of-the-art learning spaces and classrooms 
  • Specialist spaces for teaching dance 

Who to contact

020 7364 4332

Where to go

Venue address
321 Whitechapel Road
E1 1BU

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Address: 321 Whitechapel Road  Whitechapel  London