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Woollahra Libraries are temporarily closed

Consistent with the NSW Health announcement, our three Libraries located at Double Bay, Paddington and Watsons Bay are temporarily closed until further notice.

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What you can borrow

Library items may be borrowed for the following periods of time.

MaterialMaximum itemsLoan period
Books303 weeks with 2 renewals
Magazines103 weeks with 2 renewals
Audio103 weeks with 2 renewals
DVDs103 weeks with 2 renewals
Fast Reads/Flix (per item type)51 week with no renewals
eResources Loan periods vary

You'll need to bring your library card with you to borrow.

Renewals

Not ready to return your items? Simply renew your loans to avoid any late fees.

You will not be able to renew if another customer has reserved the item.

Can't find what you're looking for?

If the item you want is already loaned by someone else... make a reservation.
If you can't find what you want in our catalogue... request an item.