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

Contact

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

Giant Booksale At Croydon Library

Giant Booksale At Croydon Library

Tomorrow at 10:00 AM

We are having our annual Giant Booksale at Croydon Library. Come along and grab a bargain. Free entry. Prices start at $1.00. Booksale will conclude on Saturday 16th November. All money raised will be donated to the Maroondah Hospital 'Man cave project'....

Giant Booksale At Croydon Library

Giant Booksale At Croydon Library

Thursday at 10:00 AM

We are having our annual Giant Booksale at Croydon Library. Come along and grab a bargain. Free entry. Prices start at $1.00. Booksale will conclude on Saturday 16th November. All money raised will be donated to the Maroondah Hospital 'Man cave project'....

Book Bites - A Most Patient Persuasion A Costumed Performance By Lise Rodgers

Book Bites - A Most Patient Persuasion A Costumed Performance By Lise Rodgers

Thursday at 12:30 PM

Join us for a special Book Bites featuring a performance from Lise Rodgers of 'A Most Patient Persuasion' . “Persuasion” was the last novel completed by Jane Austen and reveals the author in the last year of her life maintaining a correspondence...