Locations and opening hours

There are seven libraries across the inner west: Ashfield, Balmain, Dulwich Hill (Emanuel Tsardoulias Community), Haberfield, Leichhardt, Marrickville, Stanmore and Council's historical archive centre in Petersham.

We are changing our library hours

From 2 September we will be standardising opening hours across our branches. See below for the new hours.

Haberfield Library opening hours are not changing for the moment.

Marrickville Library has moved to a new location.

Marrickville Library is now situated at 313 Marrickville Road, Marrickville.  

St Peters/Sydenham Library is closed for essential accessibility upgrades to the building. Reopening in 2020.

Public holiday notice

All Inner West Council libraries will be closed on the Labour Day public holiday Monday, 7 October 2019. We will reopen on Tuesday, 8 October 2019.

Find our libraries

Ashfield library

Ashfield Library

Level 3, 260 Liverpool Road, Ashfield

Monday to Thursday 9am-7:30pm
Friday 9am-5:30pm
Saturday and Sunday 10am-5pm

02 9392 5810

 

library@innerwest.nsw.gov.au
Access details for Ashfield Library (DOCX 14.7MB)

Balmain library

Balmain Library

370 Darling Street, Balmain

Monday to Thursday 9am-7:30pm
Friday 9am-5:30pm
Saturday and Sunday 10am-5pm

02 9392 5938

Located in the historic Balmain Town Hall in the hub of the busy Darling street shopping precinct.

library@innerwest.nsw.gov.au
Access details for Balmain Library (DOCX 8.8MB)


Emanuel tsardoulias library

Emanuel Tsardoulias Community Dulwich Hill Library

362-372 New Canterbury Rd, Dulwich Hill

Monday to Wednesday 10am-5:30pm
Thursday 12noon-7:30pm
Friday 10am-5:30pm
Saturday 10am-4pm
Sunday closed

02 9335 2182

Our contemporary, pocket sized neighbourhood library.

library@innerwest.nsw.gov.au
Access details for Emanual Tsardoulias Library (DOCX 9.4MB)

Haberfield library

Haberfield Library

78 Dalhousie Street, Haberfield

Monday to Friday 9am-5:30pm
Saturday 9am-12noon

Sunday closed

02 9392 5959

Located in the historic garden suburb of Haberfield, this neighbourhood library has a garden to match.

 

library@innerwest.nsw.gov.au
Access details for Haberfield Library (DOCX 10.9MB)

Leichhardt library

Leichhardt Library

Piazza Level, Italian Forum, 23 Norton Street, Leichhardt

Monday to Thursday 9am-7:30pm
Friday 9am-5:30pm
Saturday and Sunday 10am-5pm

02 9392 5966

A busy library with loads of children's programs, an impressive Italian collection and a piazza to match.

 

library@innerwest.nsw.gov.au
Access details for Leichhardt Library (DOCX 10MB)

Interior of Marrickville Library

Marrickville Library and Pavilion

Patyegarang Place, 313 Marrickville Road, Marrickville

Monday to Thursday 9am-7:30pm
Friday 9am-5:30pm
Saturday and Sunday 10am-5pm

02 9335 2173

This stunning newly opened library has to be seen to be believed.  Come and say hi!
Stanmore Library

Stanmore Library

Douglas St, Stanmore

Monday to Wednesday 10am-5:30pm
Thursday 12noon-7:30pm
Friday 10am-5:30pm
Saturday 10am-4pm
Sunday closed

02 9335 2183

You can't miss the wonderful artwork that takes over the whole of this neighbourhood library.

library@innerwest.nsw.gov.au
Access details for Stanmore Library (DOCX 5.3MB)

Libraries

Date Ashfield Library Balmain Library Haberfield Library Leichhardt Library Marrickville Library Dulwich Hill Library Stanmore Library
Monday 9am-7.30pm 9am-7.30pm 9am-5:30pm 9am-7.30pm 9am-7:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm
Tuesday 9am-7.30pm 9am-7.30pm 9am-5:30pm 9am-7.30pm 9am-7:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm
Wednesday 9am-7.30pm 9am-7.30pm 9am-5:30pm 9am-7.30pm 9am-7:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm
Thursday 9am-7.30pm 9am-7.30pm 9am-5:30pm 9am-7.30pm 9am-7:30pm 12noon-7:30pm 12noon-7:30pm
Friday 9am-5.30pm 9am-5.30pm 9am-5:30pm 9am-5.30pm 9am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm
Saturday 10am-5pm 10am-5pm 9am-12noon 10am-5pm 10am-5pm 10am-4pm  10am-4pm
Sunday 10am-5pm 10am-5pm Closed 10am-5pm 10am-5pm Closed Closed

Fees and charges

Fees and charges including photocopying, local history research and overdue items are now available for libraries here(PDF17.5KB).

Inner West Libraries on the map

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