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City of Perth Library

In line with WA Government advice, the City of Perth Library is open. Please note you will be required to exercise good personal hygiene and follow any WA State Government requirements during your visit. Please do not visit the Library if you are unwell, and get tested if you have any symptoms of COVID-19. Please see the WA Government website for latest details of restrictions and requirements.

Hand sanitiser and hand washing facilities are available throughout the building. The Library is cleaned regularly. 

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Book Sets

Get some friends together and start your own book club with the Library’s free book sets.
A book set can be borrowed for six weeks and renewed up to three times if it hasn’t been requested by another member. 


The Paris Apartment book cover

By Lucy Foley

Welcome to No.12 Rue des Amants, beautiful old apartments. Something terrible happened last night.

The Vanishing Half book cover

By Brit Bennett

The Vignes twins will always be identical. But after growing up together and then running away at age sixteen, everything in their adult lives are different.

The Midnight Library book cover

By Matt Haig

Somewhere out beyond the edge of the universe there is a library that contains an infinite number of books, each one the story of another reality.

We were never here book cover

By Andrea Bartz

Can Emily outrun the secrets she shares with Kristen, or will they destroy her relationship, her freedom—even her life?


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    573 Hay Street

    Perth WA 6000

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    (08) 9461 3500

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    Open Hours

    Mon to Fri: 8am to 6pm
    Sat: 10am to 4pm
    Sun: 12pm to 4pm
    Public holidays: closed

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