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Opening hours

Up-to-date regular opening hours all around the State Library.


Level 1

Infozone and kuril dhagun

Monday to Thursday 9am – 8pm

Friday 9am – 5pm

Saturday to Sunday 10am – 5pm

Business Studio Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
The Edge

Monday to Saturday 12noon – 8pm

Sunday 12noon– 5pm

The Corner Open daily 10am – 3pm
The Library Shop

Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm

Saturday and Sunday 9.30am – 5pm

The Library Cafe Open daily 7.30am – 6pm

Level 2 & 3

State Reference Library and
Asia Pacific Design Library

Monday to Thursday 10am – 8pm

Friday to Sunday 10am – 5pm

Level 4

John Oxley Library Open daily 10am – 5pm


Public holiday hours

Good Friday Closed
Anzac Day Open 12 – 5pm
Christmas Day Closed
Boxing Day  Closed

All other public holidays

State Library spaces Open 10am - 5pm
The Library shop Open 10am - 5pm
The Library Cafe Open 10am - 5pm
The Edge Open 12 - 5pm
Business Studio Closed



More information

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 delivery times.