Haymarket Library

Haymarket Library is now permanently closed. The library is relocating to Darling Square – a vibrant new neighbourhood next to Haymarket and Darling Harbour.

The brand new Darling Square Library in The Exchange Building will open on Monday 28 October 2019.

Darling Square Library, 4 times the size of the existing Haymarket Library, will open 7 days a week. You’ll have access to over 30,000 items in the library, including a large Asian literature collection.They’ll be space to read, work and study, including meeting rooms, public computers and free wifi. The dedicated children’s area will host regular bilingual rhymetime and storytime sessions.

The library will also be home to an ideas lab, with a makerspace and unique program of hands-on workshops and events for creation and learning.

You can use our other library branches and online services while we relocate. The closest branches are Surry Hills Library, Ultimo Library and Customs House Library.

Haymarket Library closed on Saturday 14 September 2019.

02 8019 6477

Opening hours

It’s relocating to Darling Square, which opens on Monday 28 October.

The after-hours return chute is on Hay Street.


Loans, renewals and returns

  • You can borrow as many as 30 items for as long as 3 weeks.
  • You can renew items online (with your library card number) or you can send an email to library@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au.
  • You can also call us or visit the branch.

Community languages

  • Chinese books
  • Indonesian books
  • Thai books
  • Vietnamese books
  • Chinese newspapers
  • Vietnamese newspapers
  • Chinese magazines
  • Chinese DVDs and CDs
  • Indonesian DVDs and CDs
  • Thai DVDs and CDs
  • Vietnamese DVDs and CDs
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