Advice and best practice

The State Library's Public Library Services team provides specialist advice and support to all local councils providing public library services to the people of NSW 

Assistance with Fit for the Future

The State Library of NSW is available to assist councils with advice on the integration of public library services that will result from the State Government's Fit for the Future process.

Public library statistics

The State Library collects comprehensive statistics from councils annually about their library services

Reference and collection management

Information on reference, information services, local studies  and collections for NSW public libraries.

Digital practice guidelines for public libraries

Information and resources for Public Libraries