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Temporary closure

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

All library branches and links are now closed until further notice. Reserve and collect is available from Customs House and Green Square libraries from Wednesday 3 June.

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Temporary online membership

We’ve introduced temporary online memberships for City of Sydney residents and ratepayers living in NSW, allowing you to join our library without visiting a branch. With this membership, you’ll get free access to our entire digital collection including ebooks, eaudiobooks, emagazines, enewspapers, and film and music steaming services.

Temporary memberships are valid until 30 June 2020, subject to review of library reopening dates. When our libraries reopen, you’ll easily be able to convert to a full membership by visiting a branch and providing proof of identity, including your current permanent address.

If you’re under 18 years old, your application will need to be endorsed by a parent or guardian.

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