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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.

  • 3D Printing Workshop @ Mornington

    Creating Designs for 3D printing with Robert White

    Come along and learn about basic 3D printing and how you can create your own designs.

    Creating Designs for 3D printing with Robert White

    Come along and learn about basic 3D printing and how you can create your own designs.

  • 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 6 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 6 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.

  • Alli Sinclair & Kathryn Ledson

    Alli Sinclair & Kathryn Ledson

    Join Alli Sinclair and Kathryn Ledson for a cosy chat about their writing lives. Ask tricky questions. Win prizes. Be inspired!

    Alli Sinclair & Kathryn Ledson

    Join Alli Sinclair and Kathryn Ledson for a cosy chat about their writing lives. Ask tricky questions. Win prizes. Be inspired!

Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Our Libraries are hosting some fun activities to help celebrate the upcoming inaugural 'Peninsula Reads Family Fun Day' being held on Sunday 14 February at The Village Green, Rosebud.

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Monday 8 February, 2016

We are pleased to announce that the latest update to the Zinio for Libraries app is here

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Friday 5 February, 2016

We are excited to announce that ‘Camper Trailer Australia’ and’ Caravan World’ eMagazines are now available from Our eLibrary.

3D_Printing

Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Come along and learn about basic 3D printing and how you can create your own designs.

Friday 29 January, 2016

Come to the Peninsula Reads Family Fun Day on Sunday, 14 February at The Village Green, Rosebud as families come together and celebrate reading.

Wednesday 10 February, 2016 - 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 10 February, 2016 - 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 10 February, 2016 - 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 10 February, 2016 - 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.

Thursday 11 February, 2016 - 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: Rebecca Barry | Reviewer: Stephanie (Hastings Library)

I am a girl is an inspirational feature-length documentary that paints a clear picture of the reality of what it means to be a girl in the 21st Century.

Author: Stephen Booth | Reviewer: Val (Rosebud Library)

A dark psychological thriller featuring Diane Fry and Ben Cooper, in which a small community is ripped apart by arson and murder.

Author: Rod Jones | Reviewer: Tanya (Hastings Library)

The Mothers is a book about secrets. It interweaves the intimate lives of three generations of Australian women who learn that it’s the stories we can’t tell that continue to shape us and make us who we are.

Author: Tom Shroder | Reviewer: Larissa (Hastings Library)

A fascinating, transformative look at the therapeutic powers of psychedelic drugs, particularly in the treatment of PTSD, and the past fifty years of scientific, political, and legal controversy they have ignited, by award-winning journalist Tom Shroder

Author: Ann Abel | Reviewer: Val (Rosebud Library)

Suggestions for travel experiences that fit into one of the time slots recommended: an hour, a day, a week, a month, or a year.

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.