Alice Springs Public Library

Services

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Library Open­ing Hours

Mon­day — Fri­day 10am-6pm Sat­ur­day & Sun­day 10am-1pm Closed all Pub­lic Holidays 

Com­put­er access

The Library has com­put­ers ded­i­cat­ed to the fol­low­ing purposes:

  • gen­er­al inter­net access
  • word pro­cess­ing and gen­er­al office software
  • view­ing the library catalogue
  • archives (pho­tos, local news­pa­pers, his­tor­i­cal databases)
  • Indige­nous cul­tur­al materials

Inter­net Computers:

You can book an inter­net PC for 15, 25 or 55 minute sessions.

The dai­ly max­i­mum book­ing time is 55 minutes.

Costs:

Library Mem­bers:
  • FREE
Non-mem­bers:
  • $2.00 per 15 minutes
  • $4.00 per 25 minutes
  • $8.00 per 55 minutes

Inter­net book­ings are held for 10 min­utes after the allot­ted time, after which, your book­ing may be can­celled and allot­ted to some­one else.

The library also can also pro­vide lim­it­ed tech­ni­cal help, please ask at the Infor­ma­tion Desk if you need assistance.

WiFi

The library has free WiFi avail­able dur­ing open­ing hours.

  1. Open the Net­work Cen­tre on your device
  2. Select Alice Springs Pub­lic Library’
  3. Agree to the terms and conditions

Print­ing

Black and white print­ing is avail­able from many of the library’s com­put­ers for a small fee.

Colour print­ing is also avail­able for patrons with a USB mem­o­ry stick, via the library’s photocopier.

Con­di­tions may apply. For more infor­ma­tion, ask at the Infor­ma­tion Desk or call us on (08) 8950 0555.

Pho­to­copy­ing

The library has a pho­to­copi­er for pub­lic use.

It pro­vides black and white or colour and uses A4 and A3 sizes.

Users are not per­mit­ted to bring their own paper. 

Print­ing & Copy­ing Costs

Black and white

  • A4 = 30 cents per page
  • A3 = 60 cents per page

Colour

  • A4 = $2.00 per page
  • A3 = $4.00 per page

Please bring cash as the library does not have EFT­POS facil­i­ties. For more infor­ma­tion about copy­ing costs please ask at the Infor­ma­tion Desk. 

Home Ser­vices

The library pro­vides a home ser­vice for those unable to come to the library on a reg­u­lar basis due to phys­i­cal frailty, infir­mi­ty or disability.

Please call us on (08) 8950 0555 to make inquiries. 

Inter-library loans

If a par­tic­u­lar title is not avail­able in our library, we can request it from anoth­er library on behalf of bor­row­ers with a full membership.

Ring us on (08) 8950 0555 with your query.