Communication, information and education

The City of Sydney Library is made up of 9 branches at convenient locations and 2 link services (Pyrmont Link and Library Express) that are not staffed but where members can pick up items, drop-off books and use the internet:

Customs HouseGlebeGreen SquareHaymarketKings CrossNewtownPyrmont LinkSurry HillsLibrary ExpressUltimoWaterloo


Our library collections include: 

  • books, talking books, magazines, music scores, CDs and DVDs, online databases, local and international newspapers
  • internet and computer access
  • language collections for people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, including Chinese, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Thai, and Vietnamese.


Membership isn’t only for residents of the City of Sydney – anyone who lives in NSW can join the library for free.

Last updated: Thursday, 23 July 2015