Blue Mountains City Council

Welcome to the Blue Mountains City Library Services!

Due to wet weather over the past two week impacting on work, the scheduled reopening of Springwood Library, Council Customer Service counter and the Library car park have been delayed.The Library and Customer Service counter will now reopen on Monday 22nd September and thecar park will reopen on Saturday 27th September, weather permitting. During this time the After Hours Book Bin will remain open for items to be returned and other library branches can be called to renew items over the phone.  Rate payments can be made by the following methods : Direct Debit, B-Pay, Telephone, Mail, Personal payment at Katoomba Headquarters or at Australia Post. For any Council enquiries please ring 4780 5000 for connection to Katoomba Headquarters Call Centre staff who will help with your enquiry.
Library staff apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. 



For your convenience, the Library operates at 6 locations: Springwood, Katoomba, Blaxland, Lawson, Wentworth Falls, Blackheath, as well as a Book Express Service to railway commuters.

Log in to access your account details here via our catalogue

We have over 120,000 quality items in our collections, comprising of books, DVDs, CDs, magazines and newspapers. We offer a reference collection and service, including specialist services such as local history and family history. These are available to customers within the Library. Newspapers, magazines and study and lounge areas are provided. Our dynamic children and young adults team provides a wide range of popular activities, including games, story time and baby time, and holiday activities.

Our catalogue where you can search the collections, reserve and renew items and check your record is available to you online 24/7. For information you won't find with a search engine try our premium sites, a collection of specialised online resources we subscribe to on your behalf: electronic encyclopaedias, newspapers, magazines and much more. Many of these online resources can be accessed from the comfort of your home. A community information database is available electronically. You can come in and use the library's computers for internet and word processing, or use your own computer with free wireless access (Katoomba and Springwood libraries).

Visit your branch library today and find out more about our range of services!



 What's Happening In A Library Near YOU....


2 Multicultural Loans (Books in YOUR Language)
3 Natalie Muller, Editor-in-Residence @ Blue Mountains City Library. Second Saturday of every month throughout 2014. Check with Library staff for branch locations
4 Tech Connect sessions run on the first Wednesday of every month, from 5:00pm.


Writers Group Information Session @ Katoomba Library. Saturday 27th September, 2pm. Bookings essential
6 Readers and Writers Forum @ Katoomba Library. Saturday 25th October, 2pm. BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 *Information Posters can be downloaded from the right side of this page.

For more information select from the listing on the left hand side.