Blue Mountains City Council

Welcome to the Blue Mountains City Library Services!

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....


Historic Mountains Newspapers now available online. Click here to discover how you can track down local stories, names and places….
2 BookCrossing - info at right
3 Multicultural Loans (Books in YOUR Language) - info at right
4 TechConnect technology assistance hub at Katoomba and Blaxland Libraries - info at right
5 Book Club Kits – Having trouble finding enough copies of a book for your bookclub? We have kits available…
6 Author in Focus – Julian Leatherdale Palace of Tears, Sat 24th October, 2pm at Katoomba Library in partnership with Megalong Books – Tickets $10, Places Limited and bookings are essential so book now. See our facebook event or download (right) for more details.
7 Big Book Sale at Blaxland Community Centre, 33 Hope Street Blaxland | Saturday 26th September 8:30am to 4pm | Grab a bargain at our big book sale: children's picture books, chapter books and non-fiction, adult fiction and non-fiction, magazines and even DVDs. Find us on facebook.

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

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