There are five library branches in Hobsons Bay, plus a home library service:

Find out more about branch opening times.

Visit the Libraries' website for more information.


How do I join a Hobsons Bay library?

It’s free to join Hobsons Bay’s libraries. Proof of address is required and if you are under 18 you will also need a parent’s or guardian’s signature.

You can sign up at any branch. Find out more about joining Hobsons Bay libraries.


What services are available at Hobsons Bay's libraries?

Libraries provide free access to books, magazines, audio-visual material and the internet. There is also a large collection of materials available in other languages.

Other facilities include:

  • word processing
  • photocopying
  • conference rooms
  • internet training
  • children’s storytelling
  • school holiday programs

Find out more about services at Hobsons Bay's libraries.


What can I do on a library computer?

The computers provide access to Microsoft Office eg Word, Excel etc., the internet and email. Printing facilities are also available.


What library services can I access via the internet?

You can:

  • access the library catalogue
  • reserve and renew items
  • request to buy an item
  • book a computer

Find out more about the library services you can access online.