Become a library member

By becoming a library member, you can:

  • Borrow up to 30 items for three weeks from any of our branches
  • Renew your loans and reserve popular items through our online catalogue
  • Access free computer use and WiFi
  • Use printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Access collections and study spaces
  • Hire library spaces

Becoming a member is free and open to all Victorians.

Join now

All you need is proof of your address, and – if you’re under the age of 18 – your parent’s or guardian’s signature.

Sign up through our online catalogue

Avoid library fines

You can renew your loans online to avoid fines.

Home library service

Can’t make it into one of our branches? Don’t worry, we can come to you.

Contact us for more information.

Looking to the future

We work with partners and the community to:

  • create inviting, accessible and inclusive libraries.
  • inspire people to transform their lives through reading, literacy and knowledge.
  • connect people with one another, the internet and the world of information and ideas.

Our Library Plan 2014–2017 details how we will deliver collections, programs and services that meet your needs.