The Library is open over the October long weekend, with reduced hours on Monday 2 October 2023. View the long weekend opening hours here.

Become a Friend

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Enjoy benefits

Subscription to Library magazine

Delivered quarterly to your door, Openbook magazine is free to members.

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Friends Room

Escape the crowds and unwind in our beautiful heritage lounge

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Discounts for Friends

Receive discounts at the Library Shop, Library Cafe and on event tickets.