Our 5 libraries are open 7 days a week, across a range of times - but don’t forget that our online resources, including music, movies, online courses and online newspapers, are available 24/7.

To contact one of the libraries, call us on (03) 9278 4666. Use Ask a librarian for general enquiries and research assistance.

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Locations and opening hours

Ashburton

Address: 154 High Street, Ashburton VIC 3147 Phone: (03) 9278 4666

Ashburton Library meeting rooms

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Day Opening hours
Monday 10am–9pm
Tuesday 10am–6pm
Wednesday 10am–6pm
Thursday 10am–6pm
Friday 10am–6pm
Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 1– 5pm

Balwyn

Address: Balwyn Leisure Centre, 230 Balwyn Road, Balwyn North VIC 3104 (temporary location until early 2018 due to the transformation of the Balwyn Library)

Phone: (03) 9278 4666

Day Opening hours
Monday 10am–6pm
Tuesday 10am–6pm
Wednesday 10am–9pm
Thursday 10am–6pm
Friday 10am–6pm
Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 1–5pm

Camberwell

Address: 340 Camberwell Road, Camberwell VIC 3124 Phone: (03) 9278 4666

Camberwell Library meeting rooms

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Day Opening hours
Monday 9am–9pm
Tuesday 9am–6pm
Wednesday 9am–6pm
Thursday 9am–6pm
Friday 9am–6pm
Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 1–5pm

Hawthorn

Address: 584 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn VIC 3122 Phone: (03) 9278 4666

Hawthorn Library meeting rooms

Day Opening hours
Monday 10am–6pm
Tuesday 10am–9pm
Wednesday 10am–9pm
Thursday 10am–9pm
Friday 10am–6pm
Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 1–5pm

Kew

Address: corner Cotham Road and Civic Drive, Kew VIC 3101 Phone: (03) 9278 4666

Kew Library meeting rooms

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Day Opening hours
Monday 10am–6pm
Tuesday 10am–9pm
Wednesday 10am–6pm
Thursday 10am–9pm
Friday 10am–6pm
Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 1–5pm

Help and support

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