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.

Increased COVID-19 restrictions from 1am Tuesday 29 June 2021

Increased restrictions are in place for South East Queensland from 1am Tuesday 29 June. Find out more.

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.

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.

 

Borrowing e-books

Library members can access digital content via the online library catalogue, eLibCat, to find e-books, audiobooks, digital magazines, music and digital films.

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.

Pop-up Library

The Pop-up Library visits seven parks across Brisbane on a fortnightly schedule. During each of these visits, library staff host interactive First 5 Forever children’s storytime sessions.

Gold Star and Little Stars Reading Club

Children from all over Brisbane are invited to take part in reading programs at Council libraries this winter. From 1 May to 31 July 2021.

Library locations

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Acacia Ridge Hall

13 Coley Street, Acacia Ridge

Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre

1391 Beaudesert Road, Acacia Ridge

07 5610 4938

Annerley Hall

8 Waldheim Street, Annerley

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

Bellbowrie Pool

47 Birkin Road, Bellbowrie

07 3432 9172

Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre

31 Paperbark Drive, Boondall

07 3403 1490

Bracken Ridge Hall

77 Bracken Street, Bracken Ridge

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Last updated: 5 July 2021