Opening hours

Mon – Thu 10am – 8pm
Fri – Sun 10am – 5pm

Special area hours

John Oxley Library: daily 10am – 5pm
Infozone (level 1): Mon – Thu 9am – 8pm; Fri 9am – 5pm, Sat – Sun 10am – 5pm
The Corner: daily 10am – 3pm
Business Studio Library: Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm
The Edge:

Change of opening hours – The Edge

State Library is excited to be presenting the inaugural BrisMakerFest in partnership with Department of State Development. To host the event, The Edge will close Friday 2, Saturday 3, and Sunday 4 June. The BrisMakerFest event, on Saturday 3 June, is a public event, and you’re invited to attend! To find out more and purchase tickets, please visit the event page.

In addition to the MakerFest closure, The Edge building will close during building construction and improvements. The Edge building, and the accessway to The Edge, will close from Monday 5 June to Wednesday 14 June, re-opening on Thursday 15 June; and, Monday 3 July to Friday 7 July, re-opening on Saturday 8 July. For more information on how this may affect your next visit, please visit The Edge website.

Please note: All printers, photocopiers and computers will be turned off 15 minutes prior to closing. For cut off times for collection item requests please refer to finding and requesting items.

Public holiday hours

All areas unless otherwise stated.
Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day: closed
Anzac Day: open 12noon – 5pm
All other public holidays: open 10am – 5pm

The Library Shop

Mon – Fri: 8am – 6pm
Sat – Sun: 9.30am – 5.30pm
Good Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day: closed
All other public holidays: 9.30am – 5.30pm

The Library Cafe

Mon – Sun: 7.30am – 6pm
Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day: closed
All other public holidays: open

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