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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.

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 and Christmas/New Year 2014/15

Melbourne Cup  Tuesday 4
November
Closed 
Christmas Eve  Wednesday 24
December 
10am-5pm 
Christmas Day  Thursday 25
December 
Closed 
Boxing Day  Friday 26
December 
Closed 
Christmas/
New Year
Saturday 27
December 
10am-4pm 
Christmas/
New Year  
Sunday 28
December 
2pm-5pm 
Christmas/
New Year  
Monday 29
December 
10am-5pm 
Christmas/
New Year  
Tuesday 30
December 
10pm-5pm
Christmas/
New Year
Wednesday 31
December 
10am-5pm 
New Years Day  Thursday 1
January 2015 
Closed 
January 2
2015 
Friday 2
January 2015 
Normal Hours 

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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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