Download the library app

Access the City of Sydney library anytime, anywhere on the app. Browse and search collections including ebooks and eaudiobooks, manage your loans and reservations with contactless checkout.


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What you need to do

App benefits

  • browse our library collections
  • search the catalogue
  • reserve items
  • view your loans and reservations
  • renew your items
  • contactless item check out with your mobile device (mobile device requires NFC chip, iPhone 7+, iOS 13+)
  • scan your digital library card
  • scan the ISBN barcode on any book to see if you can borrow or reserve the item
  • access our electronic collections, ebooks, eaudiobooks, emagazines, enewspapers, emusic, efilm, elearning and more
  • access our electronic databases for research and study
  • access our electronic Chinese language collections
  • access our elibrary for kids with games, movies, storytime and rhymetime, animated books and more
  • library information including hours, locations, directions, website, phone and email
  • keep up to date with our latest library events and news
  • access linked accounts, parents can link their children’s membership