Corner Mercury Street and High Street Brixton
Brixton Library strives for excellent services to inculcate a culture of lifelong reading and learning. Brixton public library is situated as part of the Mayfair West area, which is a more affluent area of Mayfair and fast becoming a predominantly Indian residential area. The library is in an easily accessible area near the main road next to Brixton Park, Brixton Police Station, and Brixton Swimming Pool. The library has a variety of printed and electronic collection. The library also provides learning and development programs for the communities of Brixton, Crosby, Mayfair West, Auckland Park and Vredendorp. The library also serves 5 primary schools, 2 high schools and 3 tertiary institutes nearby. The library also provides programmes and activities that aim to empower the public with lifelong skills.