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  • eMagazines now available!

    Library members can now read and download complete full colour digital magazines 24/7 from Our Library. eMagazines are easily viewed on any internet enabled device.

    eMagazines now available!

    Library members can now read and download complete full colour digital magazines 24/7 from Our Library. eMagazines are easily viewed on any internet enabled device.

  • 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.

  • eBooks - Reinvent the way you read!

    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!

    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!

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Meet the Author: Karen Viggers

    Meet the popular author Karen Viggers, who will discuss her three novels, including her latest The Grass Castle, at Rosebud Library on Friday 6th March.

    Meet the Author: Karen Viggers

    Meet the popular author Karen Viggers, who will discuss her three novels, including her latest The Grass Castle, at Rosebud Library on Friday 6th March.

Tuesday 17 February, 2015

All of our libraries will be closed on Monday 9th March for the Labour Day Public Holiday.You can access our eLibrary 24/7 to borrow and download eBooks, eTalking Books and access other eResources. You can also renew your items online.

Karen Viggers

Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Meet the popular author Karen Viggers, who will discuss her three novels including her latest, The Grass Castle.Rosebud Library Friday 6 March 11am

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Tuesday 17 February, 2015

BOOKED OUT........Meet one of Australia's most loved authors Kate Llewellyn, who will discuss her new book A Fig at the Gate and her upcoming title First Things First.Mornington Library Friday 20 March 3.00pm

Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Visit Our Library in January, and watch a movie, learn how to draw, or be rewarded for reading.

Monday 1 December, 2014

The Summer Read is back and gives Victorians the chance to discover new, local books.

Wednesday 4 March, 2015 - 10:30 AM

Enjoy 30 minutes of fun songs, rhymes and stories for your toddler. Our sessions help to develop your child's language, motor skills, imagination and concentration.Encourage your child to develop a lifelong love of books and reading.

Wednesday 4 March, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Enjoy 30 minutes of fun songs, rhymes and stories for your toddler. Our sessions help to develop your child's language, motor skills, imagination and concentration.Encourage your child to develop a lifelong love of books and reading.

Wednesday 4 March, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Enjoy 45 minutes of fun stories, songs, rhymes and craft activities.Preschool Storytimes help to develop your child's language and motor skills, develop their imagination and concentration, and promote social skills.For 3-5 year olds.

Wednesday 4 March, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Enjoy 45 minutes of fun stories, songs, rhymes and craft activities.Preschool Storytimes help to develop your child's language and motor skills, develop their imagination and concentration, and promote social skills.For 3-5 year olds.

Thursday 5 March, 2015 - 10:30 AM

Enjoy 45 minutes of fun stories, songs, rhymes and craft activities.Preschool Storytimes help to develop your child's language and motor skills, develop their imagination and concentration, and promote social skills.For 3-5 year olds.

Author: Judy Davie | Reviewer: Helen (Mobile Library)

A complete seasonal-based eating program that promotes long-term weight loss and good health. The diet is based on seasonally available ingredients and draws from all the major food groups. Features over 220 delicious recipes.

Author: Ovidia Yu | Reviewer: Julie (Mornington Library)

This delectable and witty mystery introduces Rosie "Aunty" Lee, feisty widow, amateur sleuth and proprietor of Singapore's best-loved home cooking restaurant.

Author: Jane Gardam | Reviewer: Helen (Mobile Library)

Jane Gardam, one of England’s greatest living novelists, presents a collection of short stories that showcase her subversive wit, gentle humor, and insight into the human condition.

Author: Sabine Durrant | Reviewer: Kendra (Hastings Library)

Everyone keeps telling me I have to move on. And so here I am, walking down the road where he died, trying to remember him the right way.

Author: Clive Blazey | Reviewer: Jenny (Library Headquarters)

If you are looking for inspiration, wanting to create a drought tolerant garden, or just interested in the less common heritage plants, take a look at this book.

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 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.