Ipswich Libraries is the community hub of lifelong learning and engagement for Ipswich. A 21st century library service with an extensive range of books, movies, music, internet access, workshops, programs for children and MakerSpace, where where you can learn new skills in crafting, 3D-design and printing.
With an array of online services and resources available from anywhere at any time, as well as a mobile library which regularly services suburbs across Ipswich, Ipswich Libraries gives everyone from children to seniors the chance to enjoy learning, share ideas and have fun.
Your FREE library membership gives you 24/7 access to our virtual library from your computer or smartphone and enables you to:
Download e-books, audio-books, magazines and music
Read international newspapers
Stream movies and documentaries
Learn about automobile repair, craft and health, literature, science and the environment
Get real time help with homework and study
Get help with your resume and job search skills
Learn a new language
Play games and hear stories to improve early literacy and numeracy
Access mobile library services.
Library Operating Hours
Ipswich Central Library Ipswich Global Information Centre 40 South Street, Ipswich
The mobile library van circulates through and around the suburban and regional areas of City of Ipswich. Along with a range of library books, DVDs and CDs, the mobile service has a kid's reading area and internet access. The mobile library operates on a fortnightly schedule (Week 1 and Week 2 stops), with a new schedule every six months: