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Idea Stores combine the best of traditional library and information services with lifelong learning opportunities.
Idea Stores are more than just a library or a place for learning. As well as library services, they offer a wide range of adult learning courses and an extensive activities and events programme.
Idea Stores are more than just a library or a place for learning. As well as library services, they offer a wide range of adult learning courses and an extensive activities and events programme for all the family.
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 children's library
• A cafe
• Free Internet access
• A range of state-of-the-art learning spaces and classrooms
• Specialist space for teaching dance
Joining your local Idea Store or library is easy and FREE. Just visit one of our Idea Stores or libraries and complete the application form for membership. You will need to provide proof of your name and address - this could be a driving licence, a medical card, a utility bill or any official communication that you have recently received.
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|Monday||From 09:00||To 21:00|
|Tuesday||From 09:00||To 21:00|
|Wednesday||From 09:00||To 21:00|
|Thursday||From 09:00||To 21:00|
|Friday||From 09:00||To 18:00|
|Saturday||From 09:00||To 17:00|
|Sunday||From 11:00||To 17:00|