Love your Wollongong 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

The Wollongong Library has a busy calendar of events and clubs.

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

Where to go

Lucky Wollongong residents are spoiled for choice when it comes to library locations – there’s 7 Wollongong libraries to choose from.

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

Mobile library

Can’t get to the library? No worries, it can come to you!

  • The Wollongong Library run a home library service for those who can’t get to the library due to age, illness or impairment, or carer responsibilities.
  • There’s also a home delivery library option, for those who can get to the library to do their borrowing, but just can’t manage to carry their items home.

Sign up online!

Not a library member?

No more overdue fines!

  • Never have to pay another late fee again – check out Library Elf.
  • By creating an account and linking it to your library membership, you’ll receive email reminders before your items are due.

So, what else is on offer?

Apart from books – check out the huge range of facilities on offer through Wollongong, Shellharbour and Kiama Libraries.

Or, read and research from home!

Wollongong Library has an amazing (and free!) online resource centre which anyone can use.

So go on, jump into your local library today!