This award-winning underground library has large open spaces, study desks, a reading room and children’s area. Meeting rooms, a computer lab and music room can be hired.
Our branches are open with these services available:
- Customs House, Darling Square, Green Square, Kings Cross, Newtown and Surry Hills libraries: Browse and borrow and access computers and study desks.
- St Helen’s Community Centre (Glebe), Pyrmont Link, Ultimo and Waterloo libraries: Reserve and collect loans.
- Town Hall Library Express: Reserve and collect loans and computer use.
To help plan your visit, see our safety measures and restrictions.
Temporary online memberships also allow you to join our library without visiting a branch.
Open for browse and borrow and self-service computer and desk use only. No other in-branch services available during these times.
Returns chute open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Monday to Friday
11am to 6pm
Saturday and Sunday
11am to 4pm
Close to transport includedLocated next to Green Square train station and major bus routes.
Print, copy and scan includedUse your membership card or purchase a casual use ticket from the self-service kiosk.
Self-service computers includedComputers available for use, including some with Adobe Creative Cloud
Wifi includedFree wifi
3D printing includedContact the library for further information.
After-hours return chute includedOpen 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Study desks included
Children’s area included
Accessible toilets included
Wheelchair access included
Explore our collections
Library collectionsMakerspace kits
Library collectionsVideo game console collection
Library collectionsMusical instruments collection
Library collectionsMagazine and newspaper collection
Library collectionsMusic collection
Library collectionsFilm and TV collection
Library collectionsCommunity languages collection
Library collectionsBook collection
Library collectionsLocal history collection
Library collectionsReference and special collections
Library collectionsResearch and homework databases
Library collectionsKoori collection
Library collectionsChildren and family collections
Library collectionsToys collection
Library collectionsGreen your life 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.
Spaces for use and hire
Hireable indoor spacesAnything room, Green Square LibraryZetland · 30 people
Hireable indoor spacesAqua meeting room, Green Square LibraryZetland · 12 people
Hireable indoor spacesComputer lab, Green Square LibraryZetland · 14 people
Hireable indoor spacesMusic room, Green Square LibraryZetland · 20 people
Hireable indoor spacesNavy room, Green Square LibraryZetland · 12 people
Hireable indoor spacesYellow meeting room, Green Square LibraryZetland · 10 people