Libraries Refreshed Update

We’re refreshing our libraries with new equipment and a new library computer system. This is a big project and will be completed over two stages.

Find out more about what is involved with each stage.

Digital downloads

Digital downloads offer quick and convenient access to books, audio books, magazines and music. There are also streaming stories for kids.

Use your membership number and PIN to access these for free from home or on the go.

19 Jul 2019

What's on in August?

We’re celebrating Children’s Book Week and National Science Week and have a special series of three talks by passionate photographer Steve Parish. There are also talks and workshops on writing, family history record keeping, gardening, and political cartoons and caricature.

12 Jul 2019

Bilingual Story Time

Did you know we now have Bilingual Story Times? Come and experience cultures and languages from around the world, whether you are bilingual already, or just want to share another language with the kids.

Check out the 11 languages you can enjoy this August.

18 Feb 2019

2019 Reading Challenge

Are you up for our reading challenge? It’s not a competition – unless you make it one - but it is a great way to kickstart your discovery of new books.

05 Feb 2019

New home for the ACT Heritage Library

Visit the ACT Heritage Library at its new home, 255 Canberra Avenue, Fyshwick, to explore the history of Canberra and the lives of Canberrans at home and in the wider community.