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North Melbourne Library

66 Errol Street,
North Melbourne Victoria 3051

North Melbourne is located on bustling Errol St, next to North Melbourne Town Hall Arts House, behind a Victorian façade.

North Melbourne Library was recently renovated, check out the improvements!

Getting there:

Melway reference: Map 2A, J10
Car: on-street parking (parking meters)Tram from City: 57  

Contact us:

03 9658 9700
library@melbourne.vic.gov.au 

One of the longest established libraries in Victoria, North Melbourne Library was built in 1882 and opened in 1884 as a Mechanics Institute and Library. Since 1905 it has been providing a free public lending service for the City of Melbourne.

Now a progressive and vibrant neighbourhood library, it boasts free Internet and wireless broadband access, DVDs, CDs and supports the leisure and learning needs of its community.

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Opening hours

North Melbourne Library has long opening hours so you can browse, borrow or relax with one of our many events. Come in and check us out! 

Monday 10am to 7pm 
 Tuesday 10am to 7pm 
 Wednesday 10am to 7pm
 Thursday  10am to 6pm 
 Friday  1pm to 6pm
 Saturday  10am to 4pm 
Sunday    2pm to 5pm 

 

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Public Holidays 2014

New Year's Day Wednesday 1
January 
All Closed 
Australia Day public holiday  Monday 27
January 
City Library: 12:00pm to 5:00pm
All other branches are closed 
Labour Day  Monday 10
March 
All Closed
Good Friday  Friday 18 
April 
All Closed
Easter Saturday Saturday 19
April
City Library: 12:00pm to 5:00pm
All other branches are closed 
Easter Sunday  Sunday 20 
April 
All Closed
Easter Monday  Monday 21
April
All Closed 
ANZAC Day Friday 25
April
All Closed 
Queen's Birthday  Monday 9
June 
City Library: 12:00pm to 5:00pm
All other branches are closed 
Melbourne Cup  Tuesday 4
November
City Library: 12:00pm to 5:00pm
All other branches are closed 
Christmas Day  Thursday 25 December  All Closed 
Boxing Day  Friday 26
December 
All Closed 

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Bookable Spaces

The City of Melbourne has bookable spaces available at all our libraries.

Find out more.

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Our Vision 

Melbourne Library Service: Melbourne's gateway to your past, present and future.

The City of Melbourne established the Melbourne Library Service to better serve the communities that live, work and study in Australia's fastest growing capital city.

To assist the library service, a ten year strategic plan has been adopted by Council. The Melbourne Library Service Strategic Plan 2008 - 2018 is the roadmap for the future of library services in the city. The library provides many of its services and programs through four full service libraries, an access point and our virtual library service.

Download the Melbourne Library Service Strategic Plan 2008 -2018 (PDF, 438kb)

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