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Due to essential maintenance, digital image viewers in the old and new catalogues will be temporarily unavailable for a short period between 4 pm and 10 pm (AEDT) this Sunday, 28 November 2021. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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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.