Library reopening 29 May 2020

Our libraries are reopening from Monday 1 June 2020. Visitors must book an appointment.

Visit the library

To visit the library, you’ll have to book an appointment or reserve a Book Bundle.

We’ve changed our service and introduced precautions to ensure we’re looking after your health and following the Victorian Government’s restrictions.

If you visit the library, you’ll have to:

  • have your temperature checked before you come in
  • clean your hands as you come in (we’ll provide the hand sanitiser)
  • maintain a distance of 1.5 metres from other people inside and outside the library
  • keep your visit to 15 minutes.

At the library, you can:

  • collect reserves
  • ask staff questions 
  • select and borrow items.

You won’t be able to:

  • read
  • study 
  • use a computer
  • print/copy.

If you’re feeling unwell, please stay home.

Book an appointment

To book an appointment, select one of the library locations below.

Reserve a Book Bundle

Use our online form or call us.

Call us

To contact Boroondara Library Service, call 9278 4666.

Library locations and opening hours

Ashburton Library exterior

Ashburton Library

Balwyn Library exterior

Balwyn Library 

Camberwell Library exterior

Camberwell Library

Greythorn Library Lounge exterior

Greythorn Library Lounge

Hawthorn Library exterior

Hawthorn Library

Kew Library interior

Kew Library

Help and support

Use the Ask a librarian form if you:

  • have a general enquiry
  • need help accessing digital products or using technology
  • need assistance with study or research or
  • have an enquiry relating to local or family history.

Ask a librarian

Social media

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Library newsletter

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