Get into Summer reading - Last updated: 30/11/2015
Reading is a great way to relax and the perfect activity to indulge in over summer. It's also important for children to keep up their reading over the holidays so their reading skills don't decline. Take a look at our top summer tips, take part in the summer reading club for children, and try one of our reading recommendations for adults.
Christmas and New Year opening hours - Last updated: 26/11/2015
Information about library opening hours and other services over the Christmas and New Year holidays is available on our website (please follow the link for full details). Please note: No items will fall due between 22 December 2015 and 5 January 2016. Return chutes will only be open at those libraries that are open, and only during the hours they are open. For safety and security reasons, chutes will be closed at all other times and at all other libraries. eResources and the library catalogue are available during this period. You can check due dates online, and if your books are not overdue or requested by anyone else, renewals can be made.
BorrowBox eBooks and eAudio now available - Last updated: 10/11/2015
BorrowBox is an exciting new service available for Libraries ACT members. You can download up to 10 eBooks and 10 eAudio books for a 2 week loan period (you’ll need your library membership number and PIN). BorrowBox is available for your smart phone, tablet, or home computer. To download and read titles quickly and easily, use the BorrowBox app for Apple iOS and Google Android devices, or access them via your internet browser. There are currently over 3,000 titles available to Libraries ACT members, with the selection of local and international bestselling titles expanding. Borrow popular titles around the clock, including those from big names such as Matthew Reilly, Di Morrissey, David Baldacci, Kate Morton, Jeffrey Archer, Jodi Picoult and Andy Griffiths, among others.
Attention Book Groups - 2016 applications open - Last updated: 22/09/2015
Applications are open to borrow book sets from the library in 2016. You can download the book list and submit your application online now.
6 digit alphanumeric PIN - Last updated: 02/04/2015
You can now have a more flexible library PIN! Update your PIN today. Next time you log into your account, you’ll need to change your PIN from 4 digits to 6 characters and make it a combination of numbers and letters. Make sure you choose a strong PIN (don’t use a sequential number, numbers from your membership card, a birthday or easily guessed number). Follow the link above for more information.