News

The Libray is Open!
Posted 26 May 2020 The Libray is Open!

Library System Upgrade
Posted 21 May 2020 Library System Upgrade

Online catalogue, member accounts and eResources unavailable 26-27 May 2020.

City begins re-opening community facilities
Posted 15 May 2020 City begins re-opening community facilities

From next week the City of Albany will begin phasing-in a re-opening of its facilities and services affected by the coronavirus pandemic, as the State Government begins to lift public restrictions.

Live Chat 9am-12pm Monday-Friday
Posted 05 May 2020 Live Chat 9am-12pm Monday-Friday

A new way to contact the Albany Public Library.

Albany Community Observation Project
Posted 29 April 2020 Albany Community Observation Project

The Albany Public Library wants to hear about your community observations in an exciting project which will help build a picture of our lives in a time of coronavirus.

April Newsletter
Posted 13 April 2020 April Newsletter

Packed with programs we are offering during our building closure.

Ancestry Library Edition
Posted 08 April 2020 Ancestry Library Edition

Due to the current closure of the Albany History Collection, Albany Public Library members will be able to access Ancestry online until 30th April 2020.

Library Services Update
Posted 29 March 2020 Library Services Update

An update from the Library regarding ongoing services (27 March 2020)

Summer Reading Club Wrap
Posted 26 March 2020 Summer Reading Club Wrap

A great big huge thanks to all the kids who participated in our Summer Reading Club!

CLICK AND COLLECT RESERVED ITEMS
Posted 25 March 2020 CLICK AND COLLECT RESERVED ITEMS

If you have received a reservation notice from the library, we are offering a click and collect service.

An update from the Library regarding ongoing services (23 March 2020)
Posted 24 March 2020 An update from the Library regarding ongoing services (23 March 2020)

Library Closed Until Further Notice

Library Closure 23/03/2020
Posted 23 March 2020 Library Closure 23/03/2020

At 12.00pm today, as part of a nationally consistent approach, all cultural and art institutions in Western Australia will close in the interests of public safety in response to COVID-19. This includes art galleries, theatres, museums, and libraries across the State.

Home Delivery Service
Posted 23 March 2020 Home Delivery Service

The library is offering a home delivery service, please express your interest by completing the online form or visiting the library.

Update on Library Services
Posted 20 March 2020 Update on Library Services

An update from the Library regarding ongoing services (20 March 2020)..

Can't Get to the Library? Join online and access our eResources!
Posted 20 March 2020 Can't Get to the Library? Join online and access our eResources!

If you would like to join the library and access our eResources you can do so online without visiting the physical library.

Library Creative Writers Win
Posted 27 November 2019 Library Creative Writers Win

Two members of the Library’s Creative Writing Groups have won prizes in the Armadale Writers’ Award.

Library welcomes Writers Retreat to Albany
Posted 11 October 2019 Library welcomes Writers Retreat to Albany

Reading, writing, poetry, author talks and workshops are some of the literary activities that will be featured in the inaugural Albany Writer’s Retreat hosted by Albany Public Library this month.

League of legends expands to recruit new locals
Posted 08 October 2019 League of legends expands to recruit new locals

The National Anzac Centre wants to recruit new troops to its League of Local Legends program and is now expanding its membership so residents within the shires of Plantagenet, Denmark and Jerramungup can sign up and enjoy the benefits.

Self Service Library at Beryl Grant Community Centre
Posted 28 August 2019 Self Service Library at Beryl Grant Community Centre

Albany Public Library is proud to launch a self service library at the Beryl Grant Community Centre in Lockyer.

Splish Splash Storytime
Posted 24 January 2019 Splish Splash Storytime

Back by popular demand Splish Splash Storytime is back for Term 3. Join us for Songs and Stories with a splashy theme at Albany Leisure and Aquatic Centre (ALAC).

SciFantHor - Writing Group
Posted 24 January 2019 SciFantHor - Writing Group

Interested in writing Science Fiction, Fantasy or Horror? Join the Library’s creative writing group.

BookChat Moves to Monday
Posted 24 January 2019 BookChat Moves to Monday

BookChat is back on again and is now being held every second Monday.

Inter-Library Loans Changes - Frequently Asked Questions
Posted 16 July 2018 Inter-Library Loans Changes - Frequently Asked Questions

Kanopy Video Streaming
Posted 27 October 2017 Kanopy Video Streaming

You can now stream over 30,000 films from one of the most unique collections in the world - including award-winning documentaries, indie and foreign films, must-see classics and blockbuster movies.

Zinio for Libraries to be renamed RBDigital
Posted 28 June 2017 Zinio for Libraries to be renamed RBDigital

From the 28th of June Zinio for Libraries will be known as RBDigital. With this name change also comes a new app which Zinio users will need to download to continue using this resource on Apple or Android devices.

Xpress Reads
Posted 18 May 2017 Xpress Reads

Are you on the wait list for one of the Library’s ‘In Demand’ titles? Were you aware that many of these titles are available as an Xpress Read?

Spydus Mobile App
Posted 18 May 2017 Spydus Mobile App

Easily manage your Library account using the Spydus Mobile app on Apple iOS and Android devices.

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