Maribyrnong Libraries have reopened! To learn more about the reopening, check the Library COVID-19 Updates page.
Set in the heart of the Footscray business and shopping precinct, Footscray Library offers you a vibrant and well-loved space which is very popular with locals and visitors alike. It offers the library service’s most extensive lending collections, all within a welcoming light-filled space.
|| Opening hours
| Monday to Friday* (from Nov 5)
|| 10am to 6pm
| Monday to Friday* (from Nov 22)
|| 10am to 8pm
|| 10am to 5pm
Phone: 9688 0290
56 Paisley Street, Footscray 3011
- Free computers and WiFi
- Printing, photocopying, scanning facilities
- Local studies room
- Rooms available for hire
We hold a range of fun and educational events at our libraries.
Footscray Library has a family history and local studies collection.
Find out more
Become a member
Joining your local library opens up a huge range of collections and facilities at our five library branches, as well as free access to online resources.
Browse, renew and reserve
Our online library is open 24 hours a day. You can renew a loan, reserve a popular item, or download eBooks, eAudio or eMagazines.
Battery charger stations
Charge your wheelchair or scooter battery here.