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: 10am- 5pm
Sunday: 10am- 5pm


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

Toddler Storytime

Toddler Storytime

Tomorrow at 11:00 AM

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes for 1-3 year-olds. Storytime helps your child develop early literacy skills and lifelong love of books. A simple colouring activity or play with puzzles will be held after the session.

Friday Night Natter With Wine And Cheese

Friday Night Natter With Wine And Cheese

Tomorrow at 6:30 PM

Come along to Croydon Library's new evening book chat at the Big Table. Bring along your favourite book that you have read and wish to share with others. Wine and Cheese will be served.

Activity Tables

Activity Tables

Monday at 10:00 AM

Drop in for some fun, try some puzzles, colouring and craft activities