Croydon Library

Branch Location

5 Civic Square
Croydon 3136
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Opening Hours

Monday: 9am - 8pm
Tuesday: 9am - 8pm
Wednesday: 9am - 8pm
Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am- 8pm
Saturday: 9am- 4pm
Sunday: 1pm- 4pm


Phone: 9800 6448

Branch Details

Croydon Library recently celebrated 40 years of operation in the community. The library has a wall of windows overlooking the small lake and many people visit the library to sit, read and admire the view. The building also houses the Croydon Historical Society. There are four children’s storytimes a week at Croydon and there are large collections of adult fiction, large print, biographies and military history. Family History resources are also located at Croydon.

Key Facilities

  • Public toilets: Male/Female/Accessible, baby change (in the accessible toilet).
  • Photocopier: Black & White, Colour
  • Internet: Twelve public access Internet PCs (includes two 10-minute PCs)
  • Genealogy PC

Access Information

Approach to main entrance: Wheelchair/pram access to the entrance from the carpark. There are two sets of automatic front doors. Internal access: The library is on one level. There is wheelchair/pram access around library. Two Catalogues are on high benches with another on a low bench for accessibility.

Car Parking

Free parking at the nearby Woolworths shopping centre. Restricted parking at the side of the library near council offices.

Return Chute Availability

After hours book chute available.

Branch Manager

Sue Pitt

Upcoming Events

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Tomorrow at 11:00 AM

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes for 3-6 year-olds. Storytime helps your child develop language, literacy and social skills. A craft activity or puzzle time is held after the session.

Tiny Tots Storytime

Tiny Tots Storytime

Tomorrow at 1:00 PM

Join us for this 20 minute session featuring simple stories, songs and rhymes to promote your child's early development. Tiny Tots is a special bonding time for families - parents, grandparents and friends are all welcome. After the session, feel...

Handmade Paper Bowls

Handmade Paper Bowls

Wednesday at 10:00 AM

Would you like to learn how to make a stunning handcrafted trinket bowl from specialty paper? Come and join Ruth from RC Millinery to learn how to make a stunning trinket bowl from stunning specialty paper that you will be proud to show your family...