Welcome to CityLibraries
CityLibraries branches will reopen from Saturday 16 May, 2020.
CityLibraries has three locations in Flinders Street, Aitkenvale and Thuringowa Central as well as our Mobile Library service.
- Find our opening hours and contact details for each branch.
- Visit our membership page to find out more about using your library.
Book your Library visit
To book your library visit please choose which one of our branches below and follow the prompts. Strictly one booking per person, this includes children and infants.
A maximum of 10 people in the library at any one time and ensure that you maintain at least 1.5m social distancing and practice good hygiene.
We ask that you do not visit if you have:
- Fever or symptoms of respiratory infection (cough, sore throat, shortness of breath)
- Returned from overseas in the last 14 days
- Been in close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the last 14 days
Click and Collect
|We are now offering a Click and Collect service seven days a week from Saturday 16 May – it’s simple! Reserve your items online below or by phoning 4727 9666 between 8am-6pm weekdays and our friendly staff will help find what you want.|
You can now return your items seven days a week. All returns will be quarantined for 24 hours and sanitised prior to being placed back on the shelves.
Find out more about our libraries in the links below.
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.