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The world is at your fingertips at the Parkes Shire Libraries. Start by searching our ONLINE CATALOGUE.

In the menus below you can find out about your local library branch and its opening hours, facilities and services, how to join and borrow, events and workshops, and online resources.

Click and Collect Service - new to Parkes Shire Libraries

You can now continue borrowing library items while the library is closed through our Click and Collect Service.

Click and Collect

Parkes Library is closed due to COVID-19

but will be re-opening on Monday 1 June

Parkes Shire Libraries are currently closed to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our Shire. This includes the Trundle and Tullamore 24-hour libraries. We will automatically extend all loans until we re-open.  Should you want to return any items they can be placed in the returns chute at any branch.

Things you can still do from home using your library card:

  • Reading at Home
  • Lifestyle at Home
  • Computers at Home
  • Studying at Home

Click on 'My Online Library'to start exploring.

If you are not currently a member of Parkes Library and would like an online membership so that you can enjoy all of our online resources please email  Please include your name, date of birth and suburb of residence.  Alternately if you are a member and have forgotten your login details please also email

Parkes Shire Libraries are closed due to COVID-19

Library Expansion and temporary relocation

Parkes Shire Library is going to reinvent itself with an innovative and modern expansion project.

While the exciting new library space is being built, Parkes Shire Library is relocating to Clarinda Street.

What’s Happening

News and events at the Library Stay up to date with what’s happening at Parkes Shire Libraries. There are plenty of events and programs on […]

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Our Branches

Parkes Shire Libraries Branch locations and contact information Libraries are places of fun and learning and are integral to a thriving community. The Parkes Shire […]

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How to Join

How to join our libraries It’s free! Books, computers, DVD’s, local history, children’s activities and more. The Parkes Shire Library Service has four libraries. A […]

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Collections at Parkes Shire Library

What Can You Borrow?

Something for everyone Collections and resources available at Parkes Shire Libraries. You can borrow off the shelf or online from our wide collection of books, […]

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What We Offer

Library Services We offer an extensive range of programs and services. The Parkes Shire Library network offers a range of services, programs and facilities for members, […]

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Local & Family History

Resources for local and family history Research on your own or consult with an expert to learn about the past. A range of local history and […]

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Access your library from your device

My Online Library

Online library catalogue Access our online collections and resources whenever you like, wherever you are. Reading and information at your fingertips! Parkes Shire Library provides […]

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