Following the Australian Government’s new social distancing restrictions, Council has made the decision to close the following facilities to the public in order to help slow the spread of coronavirus.
Welcome to CityLibraries
CityLibraries celebrates 80 years in the Townsville community with three libraries, a mobile library and home service, a popular collection, great programs, and staff happy to help you. Find out more about our libraries in the links below.
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Want free access to digital Books, Audiobooks, Magazines, Comics and Movies? Explore our eLibrary.
Our doors may be closed, but we are still here delivering all your favourites online so you and the kids can enjoy from the comfort of your home!
We provide a range of programs, activities and services for everyone.
Enjoy your reading and connect with other readers in the Townsville community.
Find your local library, opening hours, contact us and a list of our social media channels
A range of online research materials to help you for school, university or work projects.
Discover the rich history of Townsville and the surrounding region.
Information on the collection and management of personal information in accordance with the Libraries Act 1988 and Local Government Act 2009.
A list of useful, trusted, self-help resources that have been recommended by health professionals in Queensland.
Townsville CityLibraries is collecting memories of the 2019 monsoon event to add to our Local History Collection. Help us tell the story to future generations by sharing your experience.
Townsville CityLibraries receives financial assistance from the Queensland Government through State Library of Queensland.