Above the Kings Cross customer service centre, this popular library has lounge and study areas, plenty of self-service computers and a dedicated children's area.
Check changes to venue opening hours and services
Our facilities and services are open. Before visiting our venues and facilities, please check if there are any changes to the usual opening hours and services.
Kings Cross branch will temporarily close from 4pm on Thursday 14 April due to floor repairs.
The works will take approximately 6 weeks to complete.
Pick up your reservations and return resources at Reginald Murphy Community Centre or one of our other 8 branches or library links. A limited browsing collection will be available at Reginald Murphy Community Centre.
We appreciate your patience and look forward to reopening as soon as possible.
Monday to Friday
10am to 6pm
Saturday and Sunday
10am to 4pm
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
Recycling station includedDrop off batteries, mobile phones and light bulbs on the ground floor in the customer service centre during library opening hours.
Study desks included
Onsite mobility parking not included
Mobility parking within 300m not included
Level access entrance included
Entry door type included
Automatic: double doors, open sidewards, 2.10 metres wide.
Accessible toilets included1 with LH on level 2.
Ambulant toilets not included
Changing places facilities not included
Hearing support system included1 in the AV training area on level 2.
Wheelchair access included
Explore our collections
Library collectionsFilm and TV collection
Library collectionsMusic collection
Library collectionsMagazine and newspaper collection
Library collectionsVideo game console collection
Library collectionsMakerspace kits
Library collectionsBook collection
Library collectionsChildren and family collections
Library collectionsLocal history collection
Library collectionsReference and special collections
Library collectionsResearch and homework databases
Library collectionsCommunity languages collection
Library collectionsMusical instruments collection
Library collectionsGreen your life collection
History & archive collectionsBooks about Sydney’s history
Library collectionsKoori collection
Library collectionsToys collection
Talks, courses & workshopsWe have a new program of events you can join in our branches or online, including talks, classes and book 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.
Talks, courses & workshopsA dedicated makerspace and multipurpose room to create, invent or tinker.