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Library services update
From Monday 11 January, most branches are open to visit for up to 4 hours per day to browse and borrow, study, work, read and use the computers. Borrowing is available using a contactless reserve and collect service at the other branches.
You must wear a mask when attending our venues.
Read more about available services and safety measures.
What you need to do
Check that you are a City of Sydney resident or ratepayer
Photograph or scan your proof of identity
Official documents such as a driver’s licence (provide scan of front and back), rates or utilities notice showing your current residential address are accepted.
If you’re under 18 years old, your application will need to be endorsed by a parent or guardian
They will need to provide proof of identity, including their current permanent address.
Complete the online form
To convert your temporary online membership to a full 3 year membership, visit a branch open for browsing and borrowing.
You will need to provide proof of identity, including your current permanent address.