Changes to library service due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Published on 01 January 2021

The health and safety of our community and staff remains our highest priority As such, there will be changes to the way libraries operate, including strict hygiene and social distancing rules.

You are welcome to visit the Library anytime during these hours

9:00-5:00 Monday to Friday – All branches except Somerville which will close daily between 12pm & 1pm

9:00-200 Saturday – All branches

11:00-3:00 Sunday - Mornington Library Branch only

A concierge will greet you at the door to record your contact information.

We request that you keep 1.5 metres distance from others during your visit.

Reservations and book bundles can still be delivered if you prefer. To book a delivery please go to the Mobile Library webpage for more information and the order form.

Our chutes will remain open for returns

Hand sanitisers will be available and a strict cleaning regime in place for computers and self-checkouts.

If you would like to access a computer for 60mins, please ring a branch to book.

The Café at Mornington Library is open from 10am-2pm on Monday to Friday.

We are looking forward to seeing you back in the Library and thank you for your patience.

Please phone us on:

  • Hastings: 5950 1710
  • Mornington: 5950 1820
  • Rosebud: 5950 1230
  • Somerville: 5978 0834

Browse our upcoming events here.

We are all continuing to navigate these unprecedented times together.
We thank you for your continued understanding, patience and support as we reopen libraries.

Please follow the library's social media channels and website as we will be posting updates as they are confirmed.

Contact us for more information.



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