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


South Perth Young Writers Award

The South Perth Young Writers Award is now open.


Events at your library

All events and programs at South Perth and Manning Library have been postponed in response to the COVID-19 situation.

Latest News

Hand washing song for kids

Library Exclusive 26 March 2020

City of South Perth librarians have created an original 30 second hand washing song that's easy for kids to remember to teach thorough hand washing.

Library members can now access in demand items faster

Library 20 March 2020

South Perth Libraries have purchased additional BorrowBox e-resources so library members can access in demand items fast.

Delays to Kanopy streaming services

Library Exclusive 18 March 2020

South Perth Libraries has been advised there are some delays to the Kanopy movie streaming platform, due to an increase in server traffic.

Routine Library website maintenance

Library Exclusive 17 March 2020

As part of ongoing improvement, the RBDigital website will be off-line from 8pm, Wednesday 18 March for about 30 minutes.

All Library events and programs postponed

Library Exclusive 16 March 2020

South Perth libraries advises that all events and programs have been postponed until further notice. However, Time for Rhyme and Time for Stories will still take place.

Words with Wine - Jen Hutchison

Library Exclusive 12 March 2020

Jen Hutchison's book Motherling, will resonate with every parent of an adult child.

RB Digital eMagazines outage

Library 18 February 2020

As part of ongoing site management, scheduled maintenance will take place tomorrow night, Wednesday 19 February.

Old Mill opening hours

Library 17 January 2020

During school holidays, the Old Mill is open to the public from Tuesdays to Sundays.

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