Find your local library

Public libraries across the state offer Victorians a wide range of services. Whether you're interested in academic research, a bit of holiday reading, attending a seminar, hearing your favourite author speak or letting the kids listen to story time, libraries have something for everyone.

In Victoria, there are:

  • 46 Victorian Public Library Services/Corporations
  • State Library of Victoria
  • Public Libraries Victoria Network Inc (PLVN)
  • Vision Australia Information and Library Service
  • Mechanics' Institutes of Victoria Inc. (including 7 Mechanics Institutes still providing library services)

Library contact information is provided below. For more details, please refer to

Bayside Library Service

14 Wilson Street, BRIGHTON 3186
Tel: 03 9591 5907
Fax: 03 9592 8064
Email:baysidelibrary@bayside.vic.gov.au
Web:www.bayside.vic.gov.au/library
Directory pages: Bayside (DOCX, 86.8 KB, 2 pp.)

City of Boroondara Library Service

Private Bag 1, CAMBERWELL  3124
Tel: 03 9278 4666
Fax: 03 9278 4677
Email:libraryenquiries@boroondara.vic.gov.au
Web:www.boroondara.vic.gov.au/libraries
Directory pages: Boroondara (DOCX, 99.3 KB, 2 pp.)

Brimbank Libraries

Library Central Services, Sydenham Hub,
1 Station Street, TAYLORS LAKES 3038
Tel: 03 9249 4296
Fax: 03 9364 9389
Email:library@brimbank.vic.gov.au
Web:www.brimbanklibraries.vic.gov.au
Directory pages:Brimbank (DOCX, 102.2 KB, 2 pp.)

Campaspe Regional Library

310 Hare Street, ECHUCA 3564
Tel: 03 5481 2400
Fax: 03 5481 2290
Email: libraries@campaspe.vic.gov.au
Web: www.campaspe.vic.gov.au/library
Directory pages: Campaspe (DOCX, 134.1 KB, 2 pp.)

Casey-Cardinia Library Corporation

Locked Bag 2400, CRANBOURNE 3977
Tel: 03 5990 0100
Fax: 03 5996 2533
Email:admin@cclc.vic.gov.au
Web:www.cclc.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Casey-Cardinia (DOCX, 266.4 KB, 2 pp.)

Central Highlands Libraries

CHL formed in 2011 to provide shared services in the region.
The City of Ballarat provides services to the following council areas: 
Ararat, Ballarat, Central Highlands, Hepburn, Moorabool, Pyrenees and Southern Grampians.

City of Ballarat Library Administraton
178 Doveton Street North, BALLARAT 3350
Tel: 03 5338 6800
Fax: 03 5331 7908
Email: library@centralhighlandslibraries.org.au
Web: www.centralhighlandslibraries.org.au
Directory pages: Central Highlands (DOCX, 284.9 KB, 2 pp.)

Corangamite Regional Library Corporation

139 Wilson Street, COLAC 3250
Tel: 03 5232 1160
Fax: 03 5232 1880
Email:info@crlc.vic.gov.au
Web:www.crlc.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Corangamite (DOCX, 138.5 KB, 2 pp.)

Darebin Libraries

266 Gower Street (PO Box 257), PRESTON 3072
Tel: 1300 655 355
TTY: 133 677
Fax: 03 9261 4859
Email:feedback@darebinlibraries.vic.gov.au
Web: www.darebinlibraries.vic.gov.au
Directory pages:Darebin (DOCX, 136.5 KB, 2 pp.)

East Gippsland Shire Library

22 Service Street, BAIRNSDALE 3875
Tel: 03 5152 4225
Fax: 03 5152 6633
Email:library@egipps.vic.gov.au
Web:www.eastgippsland.vic.gov.au/libraries
Directory pages: East Gippsland (DOCX, 133.8 KB, 4 pp.)

Eastern Regional Libraries Corporation

Administration1350 Ferntree Gully Road, SCORESBY  3197
Tel: 1300 737 277
Email:eastern@erl.vic.gov.au
Web:www.yourlibrary.com.au
Directory pages: Eastern (DOCX, 64.1 KB, 2 pp.)

Frankston City Libraries 

60 Playne Street, FRANKSTON 3199
Tel: 03 9784 1020
Fax: 03 9784 1750
Email: libraryenquiries@frankston.vic.gov.au
Web: library.frankston.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Frankston (DOCX, 82.9 KB, 2 pp.)

Gannawarra Library Service

Cnr Murray Valley Hwy and Shadforth Street, KERANG 3579
Tel: 03 5452 1546
Fax: 03 5450 3527
Email:library@gls.vic.gov.au
Web:www.gannawarra.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Gannawarra (DOCX, 131.4 KB, 2 pp.)

Geelong Regional Library Corporation

51 Lt Malop Street, GEELONG 3220
Tel: 03 5272 6010
Fax: 03 5272 6036
Email:info@grlc.vic.gov.au
Web:www.geelonglibraries.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Geelong (DOCX, 232.3 KB, 2 pp.)

Glen Eira Library Service

Cnr Glen Eira & Hawthorn Roads(PO Box 42), SOUTH CAULFIELD 3162
Tel: 03 9524 3245
Fax: 03 9563 9650
Email:gelis@gleneira.vic.gov.au
Web: library.gleneira.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Glen Eira (DOCX, 99.3 KB, 2 pp.)

Glenelg Libraries

Portland DiscoverIT Centre, 38 Bentinck Street, 
(PO Box 152), PORTLAND 3305
Tel: 03 5522 2265
Fax: 03 5522 2291
Email:library@glenelg.vic.gov.au
Web:www.glenelglibraries.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Glenelg (DOCX, 107.0 KB, 2 pp.)

Goldfields Library Corporation

251-259 Hargreaves Street, (PO Box 887), BENDIGO 3550
Tel: 03 5449 2700
Email:ncgrl@ncgrl.vic.gov.au
Web:www.ncgrl.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Goldfields (DOCX, 191.1 KB, 4 pp.)

Goulburn Valley Regional Library Corporation

Administration, 79 Benalla Street, (PO Box 632), SHEPPARTON 3632
Tel: 1300 374 765
Fax: 03 5832 1690
Email:gvrlc@gvrlc.vic.gov.au
Web: www.gvrlc.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Goulburn Valley (DOCX, 269.8 KB, 4 pp.)

Greater Dandenong Libraries

225 Lonsdale Street, (PO Box 200), DANDENONG 3175
Tel: 1300 630 920
Fax: 03 8571 5196
Email:cgdlibraries@cgd.vic.gov.au
Web:www.greaterdandenonglibraries.com
Directory pages: Greater Dandenong (DOCX, 101.0 KB, 2 pp.)

High Country Library Corporation

21 Docker Street, WANGARATTA 3677
Tel: 03 5722 4211
Fax: 03 5721 5532
Email:hclib@hclc.vic.gov.au
Web:www.hclc.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: High Country (DOCX, 80.0 KB, 2 pp.)

Hobsons Bay Libraries

123 Queen Street, ALTONA 3018
Tel: 1300 462 542
Fax: 03 9932 1346
Email:library@hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au
Web:libraries.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Hobsons Bay (DOCX, 105.1 KB, 2 pp.)

Hume Libraries

1093 Pascoe Vale Road, Broadmeadows(PO Box 237, Dallas 3047)
Tel: 03 9356 6900
Fax: 03 9356 6919
Email:libraries@hume.vic.gov.au
Web:www.humelibraries.vic.gov.au
Directory pages:Hume (DOCX, 138.0 KB, 2 pp.)

Indigo Shire Libraries

Cnr Albert Road & Harper Avenue, BEECHWORTH 3690
Tel: 1300 365 003
Email:beechworthlibrary@indigoshire.vic.gov.au
chilternlibrary@indigoshire.vic.gov.au
rutherglenlibrary@indigoshire.vic.gov.au
Web:www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Indigo (DOCX, 173.3 KB, 2 pp.)

Kingston Information and Library Service

96 Parkers Road, PARKDALE 3195
Tel: 1300 135 668
Fax: 03 9587 6184
Email:info@kingston.vic.gov.au
Web:library.kingston.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Kingston (DOCX, 56.2 KB, 2 pp.)

Latrobe City Libraries

63-65 Elgin Street, (PO Box 264), MORWELL 3840
Tel: 03 5128 5495
Fax: 03 5128 5672
Email:library@latrobe.vic.gov.au
Web:www.latrobe.vic.gov.au/library
Directory pages: Latrobe (DOCX, 90.9 KB, 2 pp.)

Maribyrnong Library Service

56 Paisley Street, FOOTSCRAY 3011
Tel: 03 9688 0290
Fax: 03 9689 5283
Email:library@maribyrnong.vic.gov.au
Web:www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/library
Directory pages: Maribyrnong (DOCX, 94.5 KB, 2 pp.)

Melbourne Library Service

253 Flinders Lane (City of Melbourne, PO Box 1603), MELBOURNE 3001
Tel: 03 9658 9658
Fax: 03 9654 4854
Email:library@melbourne.vic.gov.au
Web: www.melbournelibraryservice.com.au
Directory pages:Melbourne (DOCX, 298.7 KB, 1 p.)

Melton City Council Library Service

31 McKenzie Street, MELTON 3337
Tel: 03 9747 5300
Email:library@melton.vic.gov.au
Web:www.melton.vic.gov.au/library
Directory pages: Melton (DOCX, 170.5 KB, 2 pp.)

Mildura Rural City Council Library Service

Deakin Avenue, (PO Box 105), MILDURA 3502
Tel: 03 5018 8350
Fax: 03 5023 8140
Email:library@mildura.vic.gov.au
Web:www.mildura.vic.gov.au/library
Directory pages: Mildura (DOCX, 112.2 KB, 2 pp.)

Mitchell Shire Library Service

12 Sydney Road, KILMORE 3764
Tel: 03 5782 1322
Fax: 03 5781 1660
Email:libraries@mitchellshire.vic.gov.au
Web:libraries.mitchellshire.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Mitchell (DOCX, 66.0 KB, 2 pp.)

Monash Public Library Service

41 Miller Crescent, (PO Box 139), MT WAVERLEY 3149
Tel: 03 9568 7232
Fax: 03 9563 3070
Email:mpls@monlib.vic.gov.au
Web:www.monlib.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Monash (DOCX, 103.6 KB, 2 pp.)

Moonee Valley Libraries

483 Keilor Road, NIDDRIE 3042
Tel: 03 8325 1900
Fax: 03 9379 8072
Email:librarian@mvcc.vic.gov.au
Web:libraries.mvcc.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Moonee Valley (DOCX, 93.5 KB, 2 pp.)

Moreland City Libraries

Cnr Victoria & Louisa Streets (Locked Bag 10), COBURG 3058
Tel: 03 9353 4000
Fax: 03 9354 2159
Email: coburglibrary@moreland.vic.gov.au
brunswicklibrary@moreland.vic.gov.au
ctlibrary@moreland.vic.gov.au
fawknerlibrary@moreland.vic.gov.au
glenroylibrary@moreland.vic.gov.au
Web: www.moreland.vic.gov.au/libraries.htm
Directory pages: Moreland (DOCX, 113.4 KB, 2 pp.)

Mornington Peninsula Library Service

21 Marine Parade, HASTINGS 3915
(Private Bag 1000, ROSEBUD 3939)
Tel: 03 5950 1713
Email: askalibrarian@mornpen.vic.gov.au
Web: ourlibrary.mornpen.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Mornington Peninsula (DOCX, 234.5 KB, 2 pp.)

Murrindindi Library Service

Grant Street, ALEXANDRA 3714
Tel: 03 5772 0349
Fax: 03 5772 2637
Email:mls@murrindindi.vic.gov.au
Web: www.murrindindi.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Murrindindi (DOCX, 126.2 KB, 2 pp.)

Port Phillip Library Service

150 Carlisle Street (Private Bag No 3 PO), ST. KILDA 3182
Tel: 03 9209 6655
Email:library@portphillip.vic.gov.au
Web: library.portphillip.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Port Phillip (DOCX, 826.2 KB, 2 pp.)

Stonnington Library and Information Service

Basement, 340 Toorak Road, SOUTH YARRA 3141
Tel: 03 8290 8002
Fax: 03 9826 4238
Email:library@stonnington.vic.gov.au
Web:www.stonnington.vic.gov.au/library
Directory pages: Stonnington (DOCX, 144.7 KB, 2 pp.)

Swan Hill Regional Library Service

53 Campbell Street, SWAN HILL 3585
Tel: 03 5036 2480
Fax: 03 5036 2483
Email:shlib@swanhill.vic.gov.au
Web:www.swanhill.vic.gov.au/library
Directory pages: Swan Hill (DOCX, 420.9 KB, 2 pp.)

Towong Shire Libraries

35 Towong Street, TALLANGATTA 3700
Tel: 02 6071 2955
Fax: 02 6071 2955
Email:tallangattalibrary@towong.vic.gov.au
corryonglibrary@towong.vic.gov.au
Web:libraries.towong.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Towong (DOCX, 96.5 KB, 2 pp.)

Wellington Shire Library

70 Foster Street (PO Box 506), SALE 3850
Tel: 03 5142 3368
Fax: 03 5142 3499
Email: library@wellington.vic.gov.au
Web: www.wellington.vic.gov.au/library
Directory pages: Wellington (DOCX, 226.0 KB, 2 pp.)

West Gippsland Regional Library Corporation

65 Victoria Street, WARRAGUL 3820
Tel: 03 5622 2849
Fax: 03 5622 3089
Email: wgrlc@wgrlc.vic.gov.au
Web: www.wgrlc.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: West Gippsland (DOCX, 313.6 KB, 4 pp.)

Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library Corporation

1040 Whitehorse Road (PO Box 3083), BOX HILL 3128
Tel: 03 9896 4333
Fax: 03 9896 4348
Email: web@wml.vic.gov.au
Web: www.wml.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Whitehorse Manningham (DOCX, 204.1 KB, 2 pp.)

Wimmera Regional Library Corporation

Mibus Centre, 28 McLachlan St, HORSHAM 3400
Tel: 03 5382 1777
Fax: 03 5382 0727
Email: library@wrlc.org.au
Web: www.wrlc.org.au
Directory pages: Wimmera (DOCX, 273.1 KB, 4 pp.)

Wodonga Shire Libraries

126 Hovell Street, WODONGA 3690
Tel: 02 6022 9330
Fax: 02 6022 9322
Email: library@wodonga.vic.gov.au
Web: www.wodongalibrary.com.au
Directory pages: Wodonga (DOCX, 90.3 KB, 2 pp.)

Wyndham City Library Service

Cnr Heaths & Derrimut Roads (PO Box 197), WERRIBEE 3030
Tel: 03 8734 2600
Fax: 03 9748 9042
Email: mail@wyndham.vic.gov.au
Web: www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/libraries
Directory pages: Wyndham (DOCX, 685.8 KB, 2 pp.)

Yarra Libraries

415 Church Street (PO Box 168), RICHMOND 3121
Tel: 1300 695 427
Fax: 03 8417 6666
Email: yarralibraries@yarracity.vic.gov.au
Web: www.yarracity.vic.gov.au/libraries
Directory pages: Yarra (DOCX, 1.7 MB, 2 pp.)

Yarra Plenty Regional Library Service

Bag 65, BUNDOORA 3083
Tel: 03 9408 7888
Email: ypmail@yprl.vic.gov.au
Web: www.yprl.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: Yarra Plenty (DOCX, 83.8 KB, 2 pp.)


Public Libraries Victoria Network Inc (PLVN)

c/-Municipal Association of Victoria
GPO Box 4326, MELBOURNE 3001
Tel: 03 9667 5542
Fax: 03 9667 5550
Web: www.plvn.net.au
Directory pages: PLVN (DOCX, 126.7 KB, 2 pp.)

State Library of Victoria

328 Swanston Street, MELBOURNE 3000
Tel: 03 8664 7000
Email: info@slv.vic.gov.au
Web: www.slv.vic.gov.au
Directory pages: State Library of Victoria (DOCX, 896.3 KB, 4 pp.)

Vision Australia Information Library Service

454 Glenferrie Road, KOOYONG 3144
Tel: 1300 654 656
Fax: 03 9864 9677
Email: library@visionaustralia.org
Web: www.visionaustralia.org
Directory pages: Vision Australia (DOCX, 222.5 KB, 2 pp.)

Mechanics' Institutes of Victoria Inc.

c/-The Secretary
PO Box 1080, WINDSOR 3181
Email: mivenquiry@live.com.au
Web: www.vicnet.net.au/~mivic
Directory pages: MIV Inc (DOCX, 789.0 KB, 4 pp.)

The Melbourne Athenaeum

188 Collins St, MELBOURNE 3000
Tel: 03 9650 3100
Email: library@melbourneathenaeum.org.au
Web: www.melbourneathenaeum.org.au

Ballarat Mechanics' Institute Inc.

117 Sturt St, BALLARAT 3350
Tel: 03 5331 3042
Email: bmilibrary@ncable.net.au
Web: www.ballaratmi.com.au

Berwick Mechanics' Institute & Free Library

15 High St, BERWICK 3806
Tel: 03 9707 3519
Email: bmi@dcsi.net.au
Web: www.berwickmilibrary.org.au

Bonnie Doon Library / Community Centre

Old Library, 75 Arnot St, BONNIE DOON 3720
Tel: 03 5778 7722
Email: bdcentre@bigpond.com
Web: www.bonniedoon.net

Footscray Mechanics' Institute Library

209 Nicholson St, FOOTSCRAY 3011
Tel: 03 9687 1935
Email: footmech@bigpond.com
Web: www.fmilibrary.org

Little River Mechanics Hall & Free Library

8 Rothwell Road, LITTLE RIVER 3211
Tel: 03 5283 1939
Email: sirius.associates@westnet.com.au
Web:

Maldon Athenaeum

97 High St (PO Box 219), MALDON 3463
Tel: 03 5475 1326
Email: maldonlibrary@iprimus.com.au
Web: www.maldonlibrary.org.au

Prahran Mechanics' Institute

39 Edmonds Road, PRAHRAN 3181
Tel: 03 9510 3393
Email: library@pmi.net.au
Web: www.pmi.net.au

If any information is incorrect, please contact us.

Page last reviewed on 20 April 2016

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