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Public Library Services

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.

Find a public library in NSW

List of all the public libraries in NSW and where to find them.

About Public Library Services

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.

Public Library Services blog

To keep up to date visit the PLS blog

Public library statistics

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

Professional development and events

Public Library Services staff coordinate a Professional Development program for New South Wales public library staff.

News

Alexander Burnett Hector and his colour music invention

Alexander Burnett Hector was convinced there were underlying scientific principles of harmony and vibration between colour and music, based on those found in nature.

A round of mocktails

Mocktails have been on the menu at several library events over the last few months.

Local studies ideas for multicultural communities

Key partners in increasing the collecting of multicultural material for local studies collections are the NSW local studies staff working with local communities.

Services for public libraries