Services

Join the library

City of Sydney Library membership is free for NSW residents. Complete the online application form and enjoy borrowing up to 30 items for 3 weeks.

Borrowing

Your membership allows you to borrow books, magazines, toys, emovies, ebooks, ecomics and more.

Fees and charges

Library membership is free to all NSW residents, including local people at risk (homeless and refugee status).

Transfers between branches

You can request many items, including books, DVDs, audio books, CDs, music and more using our transfers between branches service.

Home library service

We provide a free home library service that can deliver a wide range of items direct to local residents who experience challenges getting to a branch.

Computers and wifi

You can use self-serve computers at the City of Sydney Library, enjoy free wifi, get online to do research, print, scan and much more.

Print, copy and scan

You can print in black and white or colour, scan, photocopy, and do 3D printing at the City of Sydney Library.

Children and families

Our libraries are great places for children and families to read, study, use free wifi, computers and more.

Inter-library loans

You can use the City of Sydney Library’s inter-library loan service to request books or any items you want that may be held in other libraries across Australia.

Hire a room/space

A selection of rooms at Customs House Library is available for hire to the public for meetings and gatherings. Find out more and apply now.

Assistive technologies

Our library branches provide wheelchair access, accessible toilets, assistive technologies, large print books and more.

Donate a book or historical item

We accept donations of select community language books and local history resources. Find out how to donate now.

Join the library

Membership is free for NSW residents. Complete the online application form and enjoy borrowing up to 30 items for 3 weeks.

Last updated: Tuesday, 31 July 2018