THIS IS IT

This time you know it's the real thing! The new website is finally here, but BYO bells and whistles (Libraries find loud noises quite startling). Things are looking a little different but rest assured that everything you know and love is still here, with plenty more things for you to discover. THE BORING BIT Yarra…
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The Reading Rover

Read with me Read with me is Yarra Plenty Library’s newest free program for parents/caregivers with their pre-school age children (ages 0-5).  Give your child a great start and enjoy an hour of special time spent reading, playing, laughing and learning together.  The Reading Rover brings Read with me from the library to a venue…
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Nadine’s picks!

11 year old Nadine likes to visit Thomastown Library, and she has very kindly given us her top favourite reads: The Cabinet of Wonders by Marie Rutkoski ( The Kronos Chronicles series Book 1) The Celestial globe by Marie Rutkoski (The Kronos Chronicles series Book 2) Destination Earth by Ali Sparkes Ironheart by Allan Boroughs…
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busythings

      We know how to make learning fun for kids! busythings is a wonderfully quirky online educational resource! Filled with fun, humourous characters and lively colourful settings, children love to play our fun educational games & activities. Proven to Educate AND Entertain – busythings is trusted by thousands of schools, nurseries and homes…
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Home Library Service

Yarra Plenty Regional Library’s Home Library Service is a free and convenient way for housebound residents to borrow library items. The service is available to anyone who is unable to visit the library branches. Items are selected to meet each person’s individual interests and needs and delivered directly to their home. A friendly volunteer visits…
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Online eMagazines

Popular and current digital magazine publications that you can read on your computer or download to your mobile device.  Always available: no checkout periods, no limit on downloads. Read magazines on your device anytime, anywhere with no return dates — and keep them as long as you like. Click here to access Zinio Magazines. Library…
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Press Display

Instant access to 3000 newspapers from 100 countries in 60 languages. Current Newspapers and Magazine issues from all over the world plus coverage of the last 90 days in 60+ languages. Please note: Only seven users can browse at any one time. If you receive a "database busy" message, please try again later. Download the…
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