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Updates on the City's response to the coronavirus situation.


Events at your library

Events and programs at South Perth and Manning Library are gradually resuming.

Latest News

Summer reads

Library 15 January 2021

Summer is a great time for kids to keep cool by reading a good book. Find out our top summer reads as voted by our librarians.

What happens to old library books?

Library 14 January 2021

Have you ever wondered what happens to old library books? South Perth Libraries are now participating in The Sustainability Project (TSP), which focuses on preventing discarded books going to landfill.

Volunteers needed for Get Job Ready program

Library 14 January 2021

Are you interested in becoming a library volunteer? Our Get Job Ready program needs volunteers to help run the program to assist people find work.

Library window tinting

News Update 27 November 2020

South Perth Library would like to advise that there will be some disruptions next week Monday 30 November to Friday 4 December because of works to install window tinting.

Read eBooks in different languages with Libby

Library 27 October 2020

South Perth Libraries provide eBooks in a range languages using the Libby by Overdrive service.

Library on-hold collection changes

News Update 7 October 2020

South Perth Libraries would like to advise members, that from Monday 2 November the collection terms for items placed on-hold will change to seven days

Children's Book Week Storytime

News Update 6 October 2020

Celebrate the joy of reading at our special Book Week edition of Storytime.

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