In a historic building known as the Salvation Army Citadel just off King Street, this library is popular with locals, students and families.
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.
Tuesday to Thursday
2pm to 6pm
Friday to Sunday
Wifi includedFree wifi
Print, copy and scan includedUse your membership card or purchase a casual use ticket from the self-service kiosk.
Self-service computers included
After-hours return chute includedOpen 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Children’s area included
Attractions includedMapping community artwork on the mezzanine overlooking the ground floor
Accessible toilets included
Wheelchair access included
Explore our collections
Library collectionsFilm and TV collection
Library collectionsMusic collection
Library collectionsBook collection
Library collectionsMagazine and newspaper collection
Library collectionsChildren and family collections
Library collectionsGreen your life collection
Library collectionsVideo game console collection
Library collectionsMakerspace kits
Library collectionsLocal history collection
Library collectionsReference and special collections
Library collectionsResearch and homework databases
Library collectionsCommunity languages collection
History & archive collectionsBooks about Sydney’s history
Library collectionsMusical instruments collection
Library collectionsKoori collection
Library collectionsToys 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.