Council libraries provide a wide range of services including book clubs, reading programs, computer training and events and workshops. Find out about your local library and its opening hours, facilities and services, how to join and borrow books, magazines and online resources and lots more.
Did you know your library membership gives you access to various eBooks and downloads sites?
Find a library event to suit you. There's something for everyone.
Join Dave 'Cartoon Dave' Hackett as he shares the secrets of comic cartooning at this series of workshops. Ideal for kids aged 6-12 years.
Come to Brisbane Square Library and learn about the joy of photo storytelling from photographer and writer, Steve Parish.
Library membership is free to Brisbane ratepayers and anyone who lives, works or studies in Brisbane. Join a Council library today!
The Autograph Collection is a collection of famous and popular book titles, each personally signed by the book's author.
Celebrate Roald Dahl's birth month with games and activities at a library near you. Ideal for children aged 6-11 years. Bookings essential.
Visit Mt Coot-tha Library to learn the secrets to successfully growing a range of common plants. Bookings essential.
Browse the catalogue; reserve a computer; search databases and language collections; borrow eBooks; download music and magazines; view newspapers.
Find your closest library, including information on opening hours. Also find the date, time and location of mobile library services in your area.
Learn how you can renew your library items in person, over the phone or online through the eLibCat system.
Council libraries offer a range of free events, seminars, classes and workshops, including popular history and author talks. Find out what's on in your area, including The Autograph Collection.
Find out about computer and internet training, Brisbane's Digital Hub, as well as hiring library meetings rooms and more.
New members are welcome at Council libraries’ book clubs. You can join an existing club or start your own group.
Learn how to join Council libraries, borrow and return items, and find out about overdue fees and other charges.
Council libraries offer a wide range of research and reference services and materials.
There are different types of library meeting rooms available around Brisbane. Find out the charges and how to hire them.
Find out the opening hours and which records are held by Archives and the Brisbane City Council libraries.
Find out what's happening in Council libraries by subscribing to the Brisbane Libraries e-newsletter
Send a reference question to a Council librarian. We will usually be able to answer your question within 48 hours.
If you have left an item at a Brisbane City Council library, phone Council on 07 3403 8888.
Council has a mobile library service. Find the date, time and location of mobile library services in your local area.
The Brisbane Libraries e-newsletter is a free bi-monthly publication produced by Council to showcase the latest library events and activities taking place around Brisbane. To find out what free events, classes, workshops and activities are on at your local library subscribe to the Brisbane Libraries e-newsletter, download the latest issue below, or view Council's library events calendar.