A library area with a man at a desk, behind are shelves of books and large glass windows.
Street view with a large tree and 2 storey historic building.
View of blue highlighted bookshelves inside Waterloo Library.

In the beautiful old Waterloo Town Hall building, this library has been popular with locals since it opened in 1972. It is home to our Koori and Russian collections.

Opening hours

Open for reserve and collect only.

Returns chute open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Monday to Friday

    10am to 6pm

  • Saturday and Sunday


  • Public holidays



  • Self-service computers included

  • After-hours return chute included

    On Kellick Street. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Print, copy and scan included

    Use your membership card or purchase a casual use ticket from the self-service kiosk.
  • Wifi included

    Free wifi


  • Accessible toilets included

  • Wheelchair access included

  • Lift included

Explore our collections

There’s more than just books at the library. Explore music, makerspace kits, video games, toys, film and more, all free to borrow.  Waterloo Library also has a Koori collection and Russian, Chinese and Vietnamese books, newspapers, magazines, CDs and DVDs.