Alice Springs Public Library


Alice Springs Pub­lic Library Hol­i­day Oper­at­ing Hours

Closed from Christ­mas Eve, Sun­day 24 Decem­ber. Resum­ing nor­mal oper­at­ing hours on Tues­day 2 January. 

We wish you a very Mer­ry Christ­mas and a Hap­py New Year!

Nor­mal Open­ing Hours:

𝗠𝗼𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝘁𝗼 𝗙𝗿𝗶𝗱𝗮𝘆 – 10am – 6pm

𝗦𝗮𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗱𝗮𝘆 & 𝗦𝘂𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆 – 10am – 1pm

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Printing at your Library

Printing Prices: (Prices valid until 30 June 2022)

  • A4 single sided B&W – $0.30 per page
  • A4 double sided B&W – $0.50 per page
  • A4 single sided COLOUR – $1.50 per page
  • A4 double sided COLOUR – $2.90 per page
  • A3 single sided B&W – $0.60 per page
  • A3 double sided B&W – $1.00 per page
  • A3 single sided COLOUR – $3.00 per page
  • A3 double sided COLOUR – $5.80  per page

Please contact the library via or phone 8950 0555 if you have any questions.

Books on Wheels 

Books on Wheels is your Library’s free deliv­ery ser­vice cater­ing for Alice Springs res­i­dents who are unable to reach the Library because of frailty, dis­abil­i­ty or lim­it­ed mobil­i­ty. Eli­gi­bil­i­ty for the Books on Wheels ser­vice is not nec­es­sar­i­ly depen­dent on a person’s age.

Avail­able for loan

  • Books – large print or stan­dard print, fic­tion and nonfiction
  • DVDs – movies, TV series or documentaries
  • Audio­books
  • Mag­a­zines
  • Music CDs

An agreed num­ber of items are pre­s­e­lect­ed by expe­ri­enced library staff and deliv­ered fort­night­ly to your res­i­dence. All mem­bers have addi­tion­al access to down­load eBooks, audio­books and mag­a­zines from our online library partners.

Eli­gi­bil­i­ty guidelines

Cus­tomers must live in the Alice Springs munic­i­pal­i­ty and may:

  • Not be able to vis­it the library due to:
    • ill­ness or disability
    • long recu­per­a­tion peri­od at home or in care
    • live in a res­i­den­tial estab­lish­ment such as a nurs­ing home, or
    • be able to vis­it the library, but too frail to nav­i­gate the library or car­ry library items
  • Books on Wheels does not ser­vice cus­tomers who are iso­lat­ing or in gov­ern­ment-imposed lockdown.

Con­tact our Library staff for fur­ther details, to dis­cuss eli­gi­bil­i­ty for the ser­vice, or any read­ing interests.

NOTE! This Library Ser­vice is con­di­tion­al upon your agree­ing to our terms and conditions.

To sub­mit a REQUEST FOR SER­VICE FORM, please com­plete and email to: library@​astc.​nt.​gov.​au