Liverpool City Council is closely following information provided by the NSW and Australian Governments about novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
With the welfare of our staff and community in mind, Council has made a number of changes to its services.
Liverpool Regional Museum and all Liverpool City Library branches are closed to the public until further notice. Library meeting rooms will not be taking bookings and all public programs at these facilities are cancelled until further notice.
Please visit Council's website for the most up-to-date information about Council facilities and services.
For current information about novel coronavirus (COVID-19), please visit the Australian Government and NSW Government websites. Click here for information translated in different languages
Can I visit any Liverpool libraries?
All of our libraries are currently closed until further notice.
Can I still borrow from my local library?
We have a range of great digital resources including eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines, which you can access for free 24/7 as part of your library membership.
How can I access my library services?
You can join the library online. Once you have joined online, you may log in with your temporary library card number and pin where you can access our digital resources. Your library card will be posted to your home address.
I don’t want to leave my home. Can I keep my library items longer?
Yes – you may renew them online. Log in with your library card number and pin number or you may choose to call us on 02 8711 7177 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Will I be fined if I can’t return my library items during this time?
All overdue fines will be waived, if they are incurred while library services are restricted.
How do I return my library items?
There are 24-hour return chutes available at both Liverpool and Carnes Hill Libraries. The return chutes can be found at both library entrances, outside the building.
Can I borrow things for longer?
Yes - our loan periods have been doubled to six weeks, instead of the usual three weeks.
I have a reserved item pick up from a closed library - what do I do?
Your reservations will be held at the Library until further notice.
Can I still hire a meeting room during this time?
All meeting room bookings have been cancelled until the end of April 2020, and we are not accepting new room bookings until further notice. If you are a regular hirer, please contact us for further details at email@example.com
Will children’s programs and school holiday activities still be happening?
No. All library programming is cancelled until further notice - including our school holiday program. However, we are working on ways to deliver storytime and some other children’s programs online. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram or check our website for updates.