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All Stonnington Libraries are closed until further notice.

After careful consideration and discussions regarding the rapidly changing COVID-19 situation, our libraries are closed until further notice. This includes all four library branches: Malvern, Phoenix Park, Prahran and Toorak/South Yarra, and the Stonnington History Centre.

We understand that a library is an important place for many, and we’re working through how we can continue to safely provide a library service to you. We are slowly transitioning our programs online through our social media channels. Please follow us on FacebookInstagram and Twitter. If you haven’t yet already, we encourage you to discover our extensive eLibrary of eBookseAudiobooksdigital magazines and newspapersmusic and film streamingeReference and eLearning

Not a library member? You can join online.

Please note our return chutes are closed, hang onto your items until we re-open. All current loans have been renewed and overdue charges will not apply. 

We are able to assist you with accessing our eLibrary, basic tech help, research and reading enquiries. Please contact our libraries for assistance between 10am – 4pm, Monday to Friday.

For more information, visit the City of Stonnington's Community information - Coronavirus page and the DHHS website: www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus


The Service includes 4 libraries, a history centre and a home library service:

How can we help?

We can help with book recommendations and reader assistance, research enquiries, using our eLibrary and basic technology. Call our Malvern, Phoenix Park and Toorak/South Yarra Libraries between 10am – 4pm Monday to Friday or Contact Us with your comments or enquiry. 


Locations and Hours

Malvern Library

1255 High Street, Malvern
Ph: 8290 1366     

Monday-Thursday:    10am-8pm
Friday: 10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: 2pm-5pm

We are currently closed until further notice. Further information is available here. Staff are available Monday - Friday via phone between 10am - 4pm to assist you. 


Phoenix Park Library

30 Rob Roy Road, East Malvern
Ph: 8290 4000      

Monday-Friday:  10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-1pm
Sunday: Closed

We are currently closed until further notice. Further information is available hereStaff are available Monday - Friday via phone between 10am - 4pm to assist you.  


Prahran Library

180 Greville Street, Prahran
Ph: 8290 3344      

Monday-Friday:  10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-1pm
Sunday: Closed

Prahran Library is closed until further notice. Further information is available herePlease contact our other three libraries via phone for assistance between 10am – 4pm, Monday to Friday.

 


Toorak/South Yarra Library

340 Toorak Road, South Yarra
Ph: 8290 8000   

Monday-Thursday:  10am-8pm
Friday: 10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: 2pm-5pm

We are currently closed until further notice. Further information is available hereStaff are available Monday - Friday via phone between 10am - 4pm to assist you.  


Stonnington History Centre

1257 High Street, Malvern
Ph: 8290 1360

Email: history@stonnington.vic.gov.au

Mon Tue Thu Fri: 10am-4.30pm
Wed: 10am-7pm

We are currently closed until further notice. Further information is available hereStaff are available Monday - Friday via phone between 10am - 4pm to assist you. 

Appointments preferred.

Visit the Stonnington History Centre website.

The Stonnington History Centre is an archive dedicated to preserving and interpreting the history of the City of Stonnington and its antecedents, the former Cities of Malvern and Prahran.  The Centre is a branch of Stonnington Library and Information Service and is located behind Malvern Library.