How to join our libraries

It’s free! Access to books, DVDs, local history, public computers, programs and lots more.

Full Membership

Joining Parkes Shire Library is FREE! All you need to do is visit your local branch with identification that shows your name, address and signature. For example, a driver's licence, pension card or NSW Photo card. Persons under the age of 16 need to be accompanied by a parent or carer to join the library.

You can borrow a maximum of 20 items per library card, with a further restriction on 10 DVDs per card. For more information about collections and resources view the What Can You Borrow? section.

Online Library Membership

Sign up for an Online Library Membership to access our extensive range of Online Collections.
Please complete the following information and you will receive an email with your library membership details.

PLEASE NOTE: This type of membership only gives access to our online collections. If you wish to borrow our physical collections as well, you will require a 'Full Membership' (see above).