Waterloo Library

Temporary closure

The safety of our communities, customers and staff is our top priority.

All library branches and links are closed until further notice. Reserve and collect and pre-booked computer sessions are available at some branches.

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The Waterloo Library is located in the Waterloo Town Hall, where it first opened in 1972. It is home to the network's Koori collection and Russian collection.

To become a City of Sydney library member, complete an online application or fill in a form when you next visit. It is free to join if you are a NSW resident.

770 Elizabeth Street
Waterloo NSW 2017

02 9288 5688

Opening hours

  • Monday to Thursday: 10am–6pm
  • Friday: 10am–5pm
  • Saturday: 11am–4pm
  • Closed on Sundays and public holidays.

The after-hours return chute is on Kellick 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
  • Russian books
  • Chinese newspapers
  • Russian newspapers
  • Vietnamese newspapers
  • Chinese magazines
  • Chinese DVDs and CDs
  • Russian DVDs and CDs
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Join the library

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