Launceston Library


Monday9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Closed public holidays

Returning items:

Launceston Library accepts returns 24/7


71 Civic Square, Launceston, Tasmania, 7250

Wheelchair accessible

Wi-Fi access

6:00 am - 9:00 pm



(03) 6777 2446


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Borrow from the library

Access items locally, statewide, or online via our website. Find out more about borrowing.

New Release Express Service

Home Library Service

Computer help

Find the information you want

Research and information resources locally and online

Discover family history resources and support

Get help with research and finding information

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Computers and the internet

Free public access to our computers and Wi-Fi.

  • Recharge your portable devices
  • Printing, scanning and photocopying available

Need help with technology? Ask about our scheduled programs or talk to us to organise support from one of our trained volunteers.

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Activities for preschool kids

Bookings via Eventbrite or call (03) 6777 2446

Rock and Rhyme Tuesday and Thursday during school term 10:00am – 10:30am

Storytime Wednesday during school term 10:00am – 10:30am

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Activities for school kids

Book via Eventbrite for School Holiday and other learning activities at Launceston Library

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Activities for young people

Free Wi-Fi and access to computer and study spaces, homework resources, charge your mobile device

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Help with reading, writing, and maths

Trained volunteer tutors work with adults – a free service

English conversation classes available

For more information phone (03) 6777 2447 or ask when you visit

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Community Learning

Come and talk to us about your learning needs for life and work skills

See the range of courses we can offer Adult Education Leisure and lifestyle courses

Phone: (03) 6165 5564

Email us:

Historic painting of Launceston

Tasmanian Heritage

Local heritage and family history information resources in a variety of forms specialising in all aspects of Northern Tasmania.

Launceston historical publications by Friends of the Library, Launceston

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Launceston Library has meeting rooms for hire.

Printing, scanning and photocopying available – fees apply.

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Friends of the Library

You can help form a link between us and the community by assisting in our promotions, attending social events and helping with specific projects and functions.

Friends of the Library

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Volunteer with us

Help others to use computers and other technologies

Reading, writing and maths skills support for others

Library courier

Contact us for more information

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Libraries Tasmania is committed to making our libraries accessible for all to use and enjoy.
More information on accessibility in our libraries.

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