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    Homework help

    Our Library can help take the stress out of homework with free tutoring and the best online resources to research assignments.

    Homework help

    Our Library can help take the stress out of homework with free tutoring and the best online resources to research assignments.

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    eBooks, reinvent the way you read!

    Our Library members can access our eBooks from home 24/7 or in the library during opening hours. Borrow up to 4 eBooks at a time for a 21 day period. eBooks are returned automatically after 21 days - this means you will not be charged any overdue fees as eBooks will never be overdue!

    eBooks, reinvent the way you read!

    Our Library members can access our eBooks from home 24/7 or in the library during opening hours. Borrow up to 4 eBooks at a time for a 21 day period. eBooks are returned automatically after 21 days - this means you will not be charged any overdue fees as eBooks will never be overdue!

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    Our eLibrary

    Select from many online resources available free to Our Library members. Search for basic geographic details or find articles on complex medical conditions.

    Our eLibrary

    Select from many online resources available free to Our Library members. Search for basic geographic details or find articles on complex medical conditions.

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    Listen up!

    Download eTalking Books to your PC or directly from your portable device using the BorrowBox App (available from iTunes or the Google Play store). Fall in love, solve a murder, crack that code or travel the world – all while you run a marathon, do the housework, travel to work or walk the dog.

    Listen up!

    Download eTalking Books to your PC or directly from your portable device using the BorrowBox App (available from iTunes or the Google Play store). Fall in love, solve a murder, crack that code or travel the world – all while you run a marathon, do the housework, travel to work or walk the dog.

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    Hairy Maclary at Our Library

    Our Library will be holding special Hairy Maclary themed storytimes from Monday 21 July - Friday 1 August 2014 to celebrate the Lynley Dodd: A Retrospective exhibition on display at MPRG from 1 August - 14 September 2014.

    Hairy Maclary at Our Library

    Our Library will be holding special Hairy Maclary themed storytimes from Monday 21 July - Friday 1 August 2014 to celebrate the Lynley Dodd: A Retrospective exhibition on display at MPRG from 1 August - 14 September 2014.

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    Our Library Memberships

    It’s free to join Our Library and it gives you free access to books, eBooks, talking books, eTalking Books, magazines, DVDs, music CDs, internet, WiFi, storytimes, online tutoring and much, much more! You can join online or visit your local library and speak to our friendly staff.

    Our Library Memberships

    It’s free to join Our Library and it gives you free access to books, eBooks, talking books, eTalking Books, magazines, DVDs, music CDs, internet, WiFi, storytimes, online tutoring and much, much more! You can join online or visit your local library and speak to our friendly staff.

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    Storytimes at Our Library

    Bring your child along to our storytimes and help them develop a lifelong love of books and reading. Born to Read (for babies 0-9 months), Tiny Tots (for children under 3 years) and Preschool Stortyime (ages 3-5). Find more information about storytimes under the What’s On menu above.

    Storytimes at Our Library

    Bring your child along to our storytimes and help them develop a lifelong love of books and reading. Born to Read (for babies 0-9 months), Tiny Tots (for children under 3 years) and Preschool Stortyime (ages 3-5). Find more information about storytimes under the What’s On menu above.

Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Our Library will be holding special Hairy Maclary themed storytimes from Monday 21 July - Friday 1 August 2014 to celebrate the Lynley Dodd: A Retrospective exhibition on display at MPRG from 1 August - 14 September 2014.

Thursday 3 July, 2014

'Swap your Fines for Food' Amnesty raises more than 5,300 items for people in need.

Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Our Library was pleased to take part in the State Library of Victoria’s High Road to Reading program this May.

Monday 26 May, 2014

It has been 10 years since Mornington Library was officially opened at Vancouver Street.

Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Join the dots with our Genealogy Workshop and online trivia compeition.

Thursday 24 July, 2014

Share the magic of stories with your child.

Thursday 24 July, 2014

Join us for our weekly storytime sessions tailored for toddlers!

Thursday 24 July, 2014

Join us for our weekly storytime sessions tailored for toddlers!

Thursday 24 July, 2014

Enjoy 45 minutes of fun stories, songs, rhymes and craft activities.

Thursday 24 July, 2014

Is there something you need to know about using a computer, the internet or social media?

Author: Elizabeth Gilbert | Reviewer: Zofia (Mornington Library)

Epic! Is one word to describe this book, which spans both the 17th and 18th centuries, is set around the world in Philadelphia, Tahiti and Amsterdam and covers vast topics such as evolution and natural selection, botany, and trade history.

Author: Evie Wyld | Reviewer: Laraine (Mornington Library)

Jake Whyte is a woman of an indiscriminate age who lives alone on a farm on a remote island off the coast of the UK with her dog, caring for a flock of sheep that are being attacked and killed by something or someone.

Author: Anthony Doerr | Reviewer: Helen (Mobile Library)

A stunningly ambitious and beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.

Author: Lisa Jackson | Reviewer: Gail (Library Headquarters)

18 years ago, Ira Dillinger, a rich rancher in Prairie Creek Wyoming, lost one of his farmhouses due to a fire.

Author: Robert Glancy | Reviewer: Helen (Mobile Library)

Does anyone bother to read the fine print on documents these days?

Free WiFi

Our Library offers FREE WiFi for all library members. Bring in your laptop, your smart phone or your mobile device and log on to our free WiFi network. All you need is your library membership number and PIN.

Our Library's WiFi is compatible with both Windows and Mac systems.

Free Computers and Internet

Our Library offers free computer and internet access to all members.

You can search the internet, access an online database to research a subject, create a resume, apply for a job online or communicate with friends.

Call your nearest Library to book a computer today.

Hastings - 5950 1710
Mornington - 5950 1820
Rosebud - 5950 1230
Somerville - 5978 0834

Please note, there is one computer at each library that has death, cemetery and immigration records for colonial Australia – ideal for researching your family history. If you wish to use this content, please let the staff know when you are booking a computer.

Our Library also has a number of computers reserved for teenage and junior use at each library. These computers have cyber-safe filtering software for extra protection.

Reserve a computer via Our Online Booking System!

Free Help and Support

Our Library has to offer:

  1. Free online tutorials – With more than 6000 free, web-based tutorials on more than 60 topics The ComputerSchool.net is available to all library members. All you need is your library Membership and PIN.
  2. Free Homework help - yourtutor connects students with qualified tutors for live, one-on-one individual learning sessions via the internet.
  3. Book into our Making IT Click classes at any of Our Library locations for one-on-one classes. Ring to discuss your needs and make an appointment.

Free Resources

Download Our Library eBook_instructions.pdf (348KB).

Review all Our Library has to offer in free eLibrary.