Library & information services
Free access to millions of items from our library and archives.
Browse & borrow from the library’s digital collection
Library & information servicesFollow these instructions to download and borrow ebooks from the City of Sydney's library network.
Library & information servicesLibrary members can download and listen to over 7,000 eaudiobook titles. Enjoy listening on your computer or mobile device.
Library & information servicesLibrary members get free access to a suite of tutorials and programs to help you achieve your personal and professional goals.
Library & information servicesEnjoy your favourite tracks with no software to download or any digital rights management restrictions.
Library & information servicesMembers of our library network can access more than 7,000 local, regional and international publications from more than 100 countries in over 60 languages.
Library & information servicesYou can access more than 3,000 popular magazines online, released at the same time as the print editions.
Library & information servicesLibrary members can now enjoy popular comics, graphic novels and manga titles online.
Library & information servicesOur film and TV collections have something for everyone. You can borrow as many as 30 DVDs free for up to 3 weeks.
Databases and resources
Library collectionsResearch and homework databases
Other library services
Library & information servicesPay a library fee
Library & information servicesRequest an item from another library branch
Library & information servicesRequest an inter-library loan
Library & information servicesRequest books in other languages
Library & information servicesDonate a book or historical item
Library & information servicesDownload the library app
City archives & records
Library & information servicesThe City archives holds more than one million records from 1842, when the Council was established, to recent years.
Library & information servicesFreely available to everyone to use and republish as they wish, without copyright, patent or other restrictions.
Library & information servicesDiscover the different ways to access information about the City of Sydney.