Thomastown and Whittlesea Libraries are now only open for Click & Collect services. Please see location pages for opening hours.

All our other branches now close by 7.00pm Monday – Thursday. Please be aware that further changes to opening hours may occur at short notice.

Masks are mandatory in the library for anyone over the age of 8, unless an exemption applies.

Anyone over 18 entering a YPRL branch will also need to show proof of double vaccination.

Density limits apply.

Please note that all branches and services will be closed on Wednesday 26 January 2022 for the Australia Day public holiday.

Local & Family History

Studying our past and telling our stories is critical to our sense of belonging, to our communities, and to our shared future.

Start your research journey at the library, by browsing and searching our collections, learning about our indigenous history, and accessing our online resources including Ancestry, Find My Past, British Newspapers Archive, Gale Primary Resources, Wikinorthia, and more.

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