Love your Gold Coast library

There’s a lot more than just books

Gone are the days where your local library was a boring, book lined room where you dared not make a sound for fear of being shushed! Nowadays, libraries are vibrant places full of dynamic spaces for meeting, researching or reading, online and audio visual resources and workshops for young and old alike.

Ditch the clichéd stereotypes, and discover what your local library has to offer.

Huge range of fun events

City of Gold Coast Libraries have a busy calendar of events and clubs.

Check out the current events program for what’s on soon at your nearest branch.

Where to go

Lucky Gold Coast residents are spoiled for choice when it comes to library locations – there’s 15 Gold Coast libraries to choose from.

Check out the detailed location and facilities available at the one closest to you:

Mobile library

Need a new book to read, but can’t get to the library today?

  • Check if the mobile library is in your area.
  • Carrying a wide range of books for adults and children, as well as a good selection of CDs, DVDs and audio books, the mobile library visits more than 20 locations throughout the year.
  • You can even request they bring a particular item with them.
  • Check the Mobile Library Timetable to find out where they’ll be next.

Sign up online!

Not a library member?

  • Head into your local branch today to join – it’s free.
  • You just need two forms of ID, including one that shows your address.
  • Anyone living in the Gold Coast area, or in the Brisbane, Logan, Redlands or Scenic Rim areas can become a member for free.

So, what else is on offer?

Apart from books – check out the huge range of facilities on offer through Gold Coast Libraries.

Or, read and research from home!

Gold Coast Libraries have an amazing (and free!) online resource centre which anyone can use.

So go on, jump into your local library today!