Randwick City Library is more than just books. We offer specialist services to seniors, history lovers (or history seekers) and culturally and linguistically diverse audiences as well as in-library technology to make your visit all the more satisfying.
Randwick City Library delivers! Let our free Home Library Service bring the Library to you.
Family history resources
Looking to trace your family tree? Looking to find out more about your ancestors? The Bowen Library, Maroubra has a dedicated collection of resources to assist you to research your family history and heritage.
Local studies resources
Randwick City Library holds a wealth of historical material relating to the local history of Randwick, for the amateur and professional historian. Whether you’re trying to trace the history of your house or property, or just looking to research a school assignment our Local Studies team can help.
Randwick City Library provides many helpful services and resources for people whose first language is other than English
We offer a wide range of events and activities designed with seniors in mind. Active seniors can attend classes, talks and discussion groups in the library, while the less mobile can take advantage of the Home Library Service or the 24/7 virtual library collection.
From free Wi-Fi and computers to use in the Library, to iPad minis members can take home, Randwick City Library offers a great selection of technology to members.
Hire a venue
Need a venue to host your event? Randwick City Library has a number of rooms for hire at the Bowen Library and Community Centre, Maroubra and the Margaret Martin Library, Randwick. Rooms range in capacity from 20 – 120 persons in a theatre arrangement.
Hire a community bus
Randwick City Library operates a wheelchair accessible bus. This bus is available for hire, but also serves as a transport service for local residents who have difficulty visiting their local library.
Request an item
Is the item you’re after held in another library? Our Interlibrary Loan program can have the book requested from libraries across Australia and the State Library of New South Wales as well as Specialist and University collections.
Find a Justice of the Peace at one of your local Randwick City Library locations