Ipswich Libraries closed to public from close of business Tuesday 24 March 2020

To ensure the safety of customers and staff, Ipswich City Council has advised that all Library branches have temporarily closed as of the close of business Tuesday 24 March. At this stage a reopening date has not been agreed, however, we will provide advice in the coming weeks.


All loans will be extended for the period of closure, and can be returned when the library reopens. There is no need to return items you have on loan. Please hold on to them until the library reopens. 

Library Programs and Events

Ipswich Libraries have cancelled all public events and programs until further notice.

Access our Digital Library

We encourage you to continue to visit us online to access thousands of free ebooks, newspapers, journals, films  and other resources from home using your Library card, including:

Please continue to check our website and Facebook page for regular updates.

We ask for your understanding and patience as we respond to this rapidly changing situation.

More information on COVID-19

Visit Queensland Health or call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84) at any time.



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