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All 33 Council libraries will allow up to 1 person every 4 sqm at any one time, in accordance with State Government regulations.  

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Brisbane City Council is dedicated to a liveable city, creating more leisure options and better facilities and venues for all ages to enjoy. Council libraries provide a wide range of services including book clubs, reading programs, computer training, events and workshops. Visit your local library to join, renew or borrow books, and use the many resources on offer.

Highlights

Library catalogue

Search for books, music, ebooks, magazines, movies and more. Databases, online encyclopaedias and dictionaries are also available through the catalogue.

Renewing your book

You can renew Council library items in person, over the phone, through the library catalogue (eLibCat) or the BNELibraries app.

Joining a library

Library membership is free to Council ratepayers and anyone who lives, works or studies in Brisbane.

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E-books and audiobooks

Borrow and read e-books, e-audiobooks and magazines or stream films and music in the comfort of your own home.

Facilities and services

You can do more than borrow books at Council libraries. Our libraries offer a variety of facilities and services, including free internet access, home library service and meeting room hire.

What's On at our libraries

There are a huge range of activities, live streams, workshops and more on offer. See what's happening at a library near you.

 

Pop-up Library

The Pop-up Library visits selected parks in Brisbane three days per week. During each of these visits, library staff host interactive First 5 Forever children’s storytime sessions.

Mobile Library

Council has a mobile library service, which offers a convenient service to residents living in Aspley, Bellbowrie, Brighton, Ellen Grove, Forest Lake, Manly West, Mt Crosby and The Gap.

Library locations

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Annerley Library

450 Ipswich Road, Annerley

07 3403 1735

Ashgrove Library

87 Amarina Avenue, Ashgrove

07 3407 1940

Banyo Library

284 St Vincents Road, Banyo

07 3403 2200

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Bracken Ridge Library

77 Bracken Street, Bracken Ridge

07 3667 6060

Brisbane Square Library

266 George Street, Brisbane

07 3403 4166

Bulimba Library

219 Oxford Street, Bulimba

07 3407 8223

Carina Library

Corner Mayfield Road and Nyrang Street, Carina

07 3407 1873

Carindale Library

Westfield Carindale, 1151 Creek Road (near Millenium Boulevard), Carindale

07 3407 1490

Chermside Library

375 Hamilton Road, Chermside

07 3403 7200

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Last updated:25 September 2020