Temporary closure of Woollahra Libraries
All books currently on loan will be extended until 1 May. We will not be charging any late fees during this time. We encourage you to stay home.
All our events are currently suspended. If you have registered to attend an event you will receive notification via an email or phone call. Any purchased tickets will be refunded.
We know our libraries are a much loved part of our community, and we want you to know there are a number of ways you can stay connected to our libraries during this time of physical distancing.
Use your library membership and enjoy our free online resources. You can download or stream a great range of eBooks, eAudiobooks, eFilms, eMusic and eMagazines by logging in with your member number and password.
For updates on Woollahra Council’s response to COVID-19 and changes to our services, please see what we are doing to support the community and businesses.
Paddington Town Hall
247 Oxford Street,
Paddington NSW 2021
|Closed on public holidays|
02 9391 7988
After Hours Return Chute
Please note that you can return your items in our After Hours Returns Chute when Paddington Library is closed. The chute is located near the glass door entrance.
Customers of Paddington Library can now add funds to their library account, manage computer bookings and print from any location online using a system called 'Monitor'. Please note, Monitor is currently only available at Paddington Library and Woollahra Library at Double Bay.
Library members can now easily login* and pay for library services such as printing and fines by transferring funds to their account by Mastercard or Visa. Alternatively, you can visit the in-library kiosk to use coins, cash or bank cards.
Login with your Library membership details* to reserve a computer at Paddington or Woollahra Library at Double Bay.
Library members can now send documents to be printed at Paddington Library or Woollahra Library at Double Bay from any location using an internet-enabled device such as a laptop, smartphone, iPad or tablet. Simply login*, follow the prompts, then when you arrive at the library you will have the option to set printing options such as two-sided and number of copies before printing.
*Please note, your default password is your date of birth ddmmyy.
By public transport
Paddington Library is accessible by the following Sydney Bus routes: 333, 380, 352. Plan your trip at Transport NSW.
Limited, free street parking is available on surrounding streets.
Wheelchair and pram access
Paddington Library is wheelchair and pram-friendly, with ramp access at the entrance and a disabled toilet.