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  • Spring into Sundays

    Our Hastings, Mornington, Rosebud and Somerville libraries will open on Sundays from 1pm-5pm, 14 September to 30 November 2014.

    Spring into Sundays

    Our Hastings, Mornington, Rosebud and Somerville libraries will open on Sundays from 1pm-5pm, 14 September to 30 November 2014.

  • 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.

  • 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.

Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Find out Our Library's opening hours during the Christmas/New Year period.

Wednesday 29 October, 2014

We have a jam-packed program on offer this November in celebration of the final month of ‘Spring into Sundays’.

Thursday 16 October, 2014

The early history of some of the peninsula’s most popular holiday spots will go on exhibition from June, exploring when holidaying was a grand pastime and memories were shared by the iconic postcard.

Monday 13 October, 2014

Meet award-winning gardening writer, Penny Woodward, who will discuss her new book Garlic.

Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Our Library officially launched its Spring into Sundays program on Sunday 14 September with huge success.

Wednesday 26 November, 2014 - 11:00 AM

Join us for our weekly storytime sessions tailored for toddlers!

Wednesday 26 November, 2014 - 11:30 AM

Join us for our weekly storytime sessions tailored for toddlers!

Wednesday 26 November, 2014 - 11:45 AM

Share the magic of stories with your child.

Wednesday 26 November, 2014 - 11:45 AM

Share the magic of stories with your child.

Thursday 27 November, 2014 - 11:15 AM

Share the magic of stories with your child.

Author: David Levithan | Reviewer: Tanya (Rosebud Library)

A has no friends, no parents, no family, no possessions and no home because every day A wakes up in the body of a different person.

Author: Lily Brett | Reviewer: Suzie (Rosebd Library)

"New York is a walker's city. You can walk for hours. The streets slip by. There is so much to look at, so much to take in. I walk a lot". This book celebrates the city Lily Brett has called home for the last 30 years.

Author: | Reviewer: Suzie (Rosebud Library)

When a body is found on the bridge between Denmark and Sweden, right on the border, Danish inspector Martin Rohde and Swedish Saga Norén have to share jurisdiction and work together to find the killer.

Author: Liane Moriarty | Reviewer: Veronica (Mornington Library)

Sometimes it’s the little lies that turn out to be the most lethal. A murder, a tragic accident, or just parents behaving badly? What’s indisputable is that someone is dead. But who did what? A New York Times Bestseller by Australian writer Liane Moriarty.

Author: Fredrik Backman | Reviewer: Helen (Mobile Library)

In this bestselling and delightfully quirky debut novel from Sweden, a grumpy yet loveable man finds his solitary world turned on its head when a boisterous young family moves in next door.

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.