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Your library is open

Consistent with advice from NSW Health, Library visitors are strongly encouraged to wear a face mask for the duration of their visit. Limited casual seating is now available, as well as hard copy newspapers.

Don’t forget…

  • Do not come to the Library if you are feeling unwell. Stay home and get tested.
  • Please maintain social distancing and good hand hygiene.
  • Drinks may be brought into the Library, but no food is permitted.
  • Please treat our staff with courtesy and respect.
  • Bring your library card, or join on arrival (with proof of address), to browse the collection and borrow items at the self-checkout kiosks, and to book computers.
  • All visitors need to 'check in' to Woollahra Libraries using the Service NSW app. For those who do not have a suitable device with them, Library staff will manually record names and contact numbers.
  • Computer bookings are available but not required. Walk-ups and guest tickets are available.
  • Printers, photocopiers and scanners are available at all our libraries. You can also print from your device.
  • Limited PC and printing assistance can be provided, to ensure safe social distancing.
  • Physical social distancing measures will remain in place.
  • In-person events and programs will be gradually reintroduced and will require customers to book in advance. Recordings of past online events and children’s programs are available online.

Woollahra Libraries continues to ensure:

  • Hand sanitiser is available for customers upon entry and at key locations around each Library.
  • Bathrooms are well stocked with hand soap.
  • All hard surfaces are regularly cleaned throughout the day.
  • Study desks and computers are cleaned between bookings.

Address

Woollahra Library at Double Bay
Level 1, 451 New South Head Road
Double Bay NSW 2028

Hours

Monday: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Closed on public holidays

Contact

Phone
02 9391 7100

Email
library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Have a question or suggestion? Ask the library

After hours returns chute

Please note that you can return your items in our after hours returns chute. The chute is located on Kiaora Lane (opposite The Kitchen by Woolworths) and is colourfully designed and decorated.

Getting here

By public transport

Woollahra Library at Double Bay is accessible by the following Sydney Bus routes: 323, 324, 325, 326. The nearest train station is Edgecliff. Plan your trip at Transport NSW.

By car

1 hour free parking is available in Kiaora Place car park. Free street parking is also available in surrounding streets.

Wheelchair and pram access

Lift access to Woollahra Library at Double Bay is from 451 New South Head Road (via the lobby next to the Commonwealth Bank ATM) or via the walkway between Bladez&Co Barber Shop and Laser Clinics Australia in the Kiaora Place arcade. Accessible parking is available in Kiaora Place car park. Wheelchair access throughout the library. Accessible toilets and a baby change table are available.

Want to know more?

Check out this video to find out more about the design and concept behind our library, and to take a look inside.