Commemorating the ANZAC Centenary - Last updated: 02/04/2015
In 2015 we commemorate the ANZAC Centenary, and to acknowledge this we will be remembering the men and women of the ACT who served in WWI by 'calling the roll'. Starting in April, we will post about each of these people on our blog and share this information on social media. We encourage you to look for these posts, read and share them. We also invite you to search, browse and contribute to the ACT Memorial database www.memorial.act.gov.au and to visit the ACT Memorial in person on London Circuit, Civic, opposite Civic Square. The ACT Memorial honours the men and women of the ACT who served their country in war, conflict, peacekeeping and humanitarian missions, some of whom paid the supreme sacrifice.
Meet Kate Forsyth - Last updated: 02/04/2015
The bestselling author of books like Bitter Greens and The Wild Girl will share her creative journey, inspirations and challenges. Kate will be visiting Dickson Library on Friday 10 April from 6-7 pm. Bookings are essential.
Libraries closed over ANZAC weekend - Last updated: 24/03/2015
All Libraries ACT branches, the Home Library Service and the ACT Heritage Library will be closed on Saturday 25 April 2015 (ANZAC Day) and Monday 27 April 2015 (substitute holiday under ACT Public Sector enterprise agreements). Library members can still make use of all online services including searching, requesting and renewing items, and accessing eResources by visiting the library website. After-hours chutes will be available for return of library materials. Those branches that usually open on Sunday will be open as usual on Sunday 26 April 2015.
Libraries closed over Easter long weekend. - Last updated: 19/03/2015
Libraries ACT branches and the ACT Heritage Library will be closed on Friday 3, Saturday 4 and Monday 6 April 2014. On Sunday 5 April 2014 normal operating hours will apply, with the Belconnen, Dickson, Gungahlin, Tuggeranong and Woden branches open from 12 pm to 4 pm. After-hours return chutes will be available for the return of library materials 24 hours a day at the Woden and Dickson branches only. For safety and security reasons, return chutes will be closed at Civic, Erindale, Tuggeranong, Kingston, Kippax, Belconnen and Gungahlin libraries. Library members can still make use of all online services including searching, reserving and renewing of items by visiting the Libraries ACT website www.library.act.gov.au.
Bookings for autumn programs are now available. - Last updated: 02/03/2015
Some of the current autumn programs are not showing up in the list of programs on the library website. We are working to fix this. In the interim please follow the link for a full list of programs.