Glebe Library offers free wifi, public computers, space for hire and many other services. See Glebe Library opening hours and available services.
All library branches and links are closed for general access.
These services are available at some branches from Monday 19 October:
- Customs House, Darling Square, Green Square, Kings Cross and Surry Hills libraries: Browse and borrow and access computers and study desks.
- Newtown Library, St Helen’s Community Centre, Glebe and Pyrmont Link: Members can reserve and collect loans.
Closed for renovations
The works include updating the children’s area and public computer room, refurbishing the bathrooms and customer service area and upgrading interior spaces for the public and staff.
See below for details of the alternative services available while the library and customer service centre are closed.
Borrowing and returns:
- Members can use the reserve and collect service to pick up items at St Helen’s Community Centre next to Glebe Library.
- The service is available 11am to 3pm, Monday and Friday.
- Select St Helen’s Community Centre, Glebe as the collection location for reservations in the online catalogue.
- Any existing reservations for collection at Glebe Library have been automatically transferred for collection at St Helen’s.
- Loans can also be returned to St Helen’s during the reserve and collect times.
- Computers aren't available for public use at St Helen’s Community Centre.
- Self-service computers are available to use free of charge at other library branches.
For library and customer service enquiries please call 02 9265 9333. You can also contact the library by email [email protected]
Monday to Friday
Saturday and Sunday
Print, copy and scan includedUse your membership card or purchase a casual use ticket from the self-service kiosk.
Self-service computers included
Wifi includedFree wifi
After-hours return chute included
Study desks included
Children’s area included
Ambulant toilets included
Wheelchair access included
Explore our collections
Library collectionsKoori collection
Library collectionsToys collection
Library collectionsMagazine and newspaper collection
Library collectionsVideo game console collection
Library collectionsMakerspace kits
Library collectionsBook collection
Library collectionsFilm and TV collection
Library collectionsMusic collection
Library collectionsLocal history collection
Library collectionsReference and special collections
Library collectionsResearch and homework databases
Library collectionsChildren and family collections
Library collectionsGreen your life collection
Library collectionsCommunity languages collection
Library collectionsMusical instruments collection
Talks, courses & workshopsWe have a new program of online events you can join, including talks, classes and book and movie clubs. See what’s coming up or available to watch now.
Talks, courses & workshopsOur librarians present fun storytime sessions for pre-schoolers and rhymetime for 0 to 2 year-olds. New sessions in English, Mandarin and Auslan are regularly added for kids to watch anytime.
Talks, courses & workshopsA dedicated makerspace and multipurpose room to create, invent or tinker.