The earliest book in the Town Library dates from c1350, and the Collection includes books from all centuries since that date.

All the books in the Library, both the original pre-1967 Town Library books as well as those purchased since 1967, are listed in the Essex Libraries online catalogue: Essex Libraries Online Catalogue

The original printed Dictionary Catalogue in 3 volumes and the 8 volume Author Catalogue compiled in the 1980s are available for consultation in the Town Library.

We will progressively list some of the particular subjects that are held in the Town Library; click on an item to the right to display a listing of items held by the Town Library.

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