Locations and opening hours

There are eight libraries across the inner west: Ashfield, Balmain, Dulwich Hill (Emanuel Tsardoulias Community), Haberfield, Leichhardt, Marrickville, Stanmore, St Peters/Sydenham (closed for building upgrades) and Council's historical archive centre in Petersham.  

Closure of Inner West Libraries until further notice

Inner West Libraries have closed from midday Monday 23 March until further notice. This decision is for the ongoing health and safety of our community and staff.

Visit www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/elibrary for information regarding how to access the Library’s e-collection.

The e-collection provides a selection of children and adult books, movies, magazines and opportunities for on-line learning. (You will need to download some third party apps)

Email: Library@innerwest.nsw.gov.au
Web: www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au
Phone: 9392 5588

Marrickville Library has moved to a new location

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

St Peters/Sydenham Library is closed in order to make essential upgrades to the building.

Find our libraries

Ashfield library

Ashfield Library

Level 3, 260 Liverpool Road, Ashfield

Temporarily closed
Book chute located on Liverpool Street opposite the bank.

02 9392 5588

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

Balmain library

Balmain Library

370 Darling Street, Balmain

Temporarily closed
Book chute located on the left end side of Balmain Town Hall.

02 9392 5588

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

Temporarily closed
Book chute closed due to construction work to the building.

02 9392 5588

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

Temporarily closed

02 9392 5588

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

Temporarily closed
Book chute located beside the entrance, on the Piazza level, The Italian Forum.

02 9392 5588

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

Temporarily closed
Book chute located on Marrickville Road to the left of the cafe window.

02 9392 5588

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

Stanmore Library

Douglas St, Stanmore

Temporarily closed
Book chute located to the right of the library entrance.

02 9392 5588

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 Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
Tuesday Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
Wednesday Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
Thursday Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
Friday Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
Saturday Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
Sunday Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed 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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