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Brisbane Square Library

266 George Street, Brisbane

07 3403 4166

The Brisbane Square Library in Brisbane City features a variety of facilities and services, as well as plenty of activities and events. This library is wheelchair accessible and has community meeting rooms available for hire, including access to a kitchenette. There are also news, magazine and children’s lounges, as well as a history gallery.

After hours chute
Meeting rooms
Wheelchair accessible


  • After hours chute
  • Books
  • Brisbane history gallery
  • Central Business Centre
  • Children's lounge
  • City Zoo
  • Community languages collection
  • Customer service counter
  • Development lounge
  • Digital resources
  • eBooks
  • Information services
  • Internet lounge
  • Large print collection
  • Learning lounge
  • Literature lounge
  • Magazines
  • Magazine lounge
  • Meeting rooms
  • News lounge
  • Newspapers
  • Photocopier
  • Reference collection
  • Reference services
  • Self-service kiosks
  • Sound and vision lounge
  • Study rooms
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wi-Fi

Opening hours

  • Monday: 9am-6pm
  • Tuesday: 9am-6pm
  • Wednesday: 9am-6pm
  • Thursday: 9am-6pm
  • Friday: 9am-7pm
  • Saturday: 9am-4pm
  • Sunday: 10am-3pm

Closed on public holidays

Meeting rooms

Community meeting room

Monday-Sunday: 9am-9pm

Tiered theatrette

Monday-Sunday: 9am-9pm

The End Room

Monday-Thursday: 9am-5.45pm, Friday: 9am-6.45pm, Saturday: 9am-3.45pm, Sunday: 10am-2.45pm

Study room (6 rooms)

Monday-Thursday: 9am-5.45pm, Friday: 9am-6.45pm, Saturday-Sunday: 10am-2.45pm

Meeting room facilities

  • CD player
  • Chairs – excludes Tiered Theatrette room
  • Data projector
  • Electronic whiteboard
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Fridge and dishwasher (glasses, cups, saucers and teaspoons provided)
  • IPad connectivity (iPad to VGA adaptor cable)
  • Kitchenette with chilled or boiling water on tap
  • Laptop connectivity to data projecter (laptop not provided)
  • Lectern
  • MacBook connectivity (mini display port to VGA adaptor cable)
  • Public access PC connected to data projector
  • Sink
  • Tables (lockable wheels) – excludes Tiered Theatrette room
  • TV/DVD player
  • Wireless microphones

Meeting room accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible toilets

Meeting room notes

Study rooms can be booked for a maximum of two hours per day. Powerpoints available.


No dedicated parking

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Upcoming events

20 Jan 2019 • 10:30am

Babies, books and rhymes

Meet other parents and babies for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn songs and action rhymes to nurture your baby's...

Brisbane Square Library

20 Jan 2019 • 10:30am

Fermented foods

From kimchi to kombucha, kefir to quark, and yoghurt, both dairy and non-dairy; these are fermented foods that you can make at home....

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20 Jan 2019 • 11:00am

Children's storytime

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and mark making...

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20 Jan 2019 • 1:30pm

English conversation group

This friendly and informal group meets at our library every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. Come along to make new friends and...

Brisbane Square Library

20 Jan 2019 • 1:30pm

Tinker table on Sunday

Drop in for some hands-on experimenting with simple circuit boards, robots and more. Explore coding, circuits, motion and robotics in an...

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21 Jan 2019 • 10:30am

School holiday fun

Escape the crowds with your children

If you’re in the city these school holidays, drop into the children’s lounge on level one of Brisbane Square Library and take part in...

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