Our buildings remain closed and online services are available.
Read more about the current services.
Published on 08 July 2020
With the reinstatement of Stage 3 Stay at Home Restrictions, our buildings remain closed and online services are available, including extensive digital collections and virtual programs and events.
Click and Collect will be suspended from 9 July. The service will resume when it is safe to do so. Any items you may have on reserve will continue to be reserved until it is safe to resume the Click and Collect service. Return chutes are closed. All items are being renewed automatically and overdue charges do not apply.
See our infographic for current services. We will update this as services become more available. We've also prepared answers to frequently asked questions or you can fill in our contact us form.
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Need help? Contact our libraries between 10am – 4pm, Monday to Friday for assistance.
Thank you for your patience as we work on the best way to safely provide you with more library services.
View the City of Stonnington's COVID-19 update for information on what's open, what's closed and how you can help slow the spread of coronavirus. Visit the Department of Health and Human Services for general information on COVID-19, including information for people with disability. See SBS for COVID-19 information in your language.
As the Victorian Government releases more information around restrictions we will continue to review our services to determine if and how they can be safely reopened.
From 9 July, Click and Collect will be suspended. The service will resume when it is safe to do so.
No, return chutes are closed. Please hang onto your items for the time being.
All items are being renewed automatically and overdue charges do not apply.
Our eLibrary provides access to thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, magazines and newspapers, music and films.
Yes, you can reserve items through our catalogue and we’ll keep these on reserve for you until it is safe to resume our Click and Collect service.
We’ll keep these items on reserve for you until it is safe to resume our Click and Collect service. Your allocated reservations won’t expire while we’re closed.
Our staff are available to take your call from 10am-4pm Monday to Friday. Call us or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please contact our libraries for assistance between 10am – 4pm, Monday to Friday.
Many regular programs and events are being delivered online. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to enjoy programs from home, including Storytime, Babytime Rhymes, Book Chat, Podcast Chat Club, Open Book and Get Connected.
Yes we are accepting requests for new items. If we’re able to purchase the item, we'll reserve it for you and contact you when we resume our Click and Collect service.
Yes, we are accepting requests for interlibrary loans. Due to the reinstatement of stage 3 Stay at Home restrictions, there may be delays processing your Interlibrary Loans.
No. Library meeting rooms are not available for the time being.
Your local Service Australia Centre has self-service terminals you can use. Find your nearest Service Australia Centre at https://findus.servicesaustralia.gov.au/
Prahran Library is currently closed and all calls are being redirected to our other libraries.
Malvern Library1255 High Street, Malvern
T 8290 1366
Phoenix Park Library30 Rob Roy Road, East Malvern
T 8290 4000
Prahran Library180 Greville Street, Prahran
T 8290 3344
Toorak/South Yarra Library340 Toorak Road, South Yarra
T 8290 8000
Send in your enquiry or feedback with this form.
Stonnington History Centre
1257 High Street, Malvern
T 8290 1360
Home Library Service
T 8290 8011
Meeting room hire
T 8290 8002
City of Stonnington website