Library Updates

COVID-19

In line with the NSW Government’s decision to lift lockdown in the Riverina, most RRL Library branches will resume their normal operating hours from Saturday, September 11th. The Mobile Library will be back on the road from Monday, September 13th.

This page will be updated as the situation progresses. For any enquiries, please contact your local branch library or reach out using the contact form.


Library Closures

  • Temora Library is closed until further notice due to the ongoing renovations. They will still be offering delivery and click & collect services.
  • Talbingo Library is closed until further notice, as it is located in Talbingo Public School, which is unable to open. All other Snowy Valleys Council libraries are open and welcoming the community.

For any enquiries, please contact your local branch library or reach out using the contact form.

The best titles without the wait

Itching for something to read or listen to right now? Borrow, download and enjoy instant eBooks and eAudiobooks seen below! These popular titles have been carefully selected by library staff and are available 24/7 – no waiting in line!

New Databases

You will notice that some of the resources that you have used in the past are no longer available. We have changed to a new set of resources produced by Gale. The resources give you quick access to credible sources and current information. Plus, with integrated tools like G Suite for Education and Microsoft Office 365, it’s easy for you to save, share, and download content—including highlights and notes. The resources also include National Geographic Virtual Library and National Geographic Kids.

National Geographic

National Geographic and Gale have partnered to bring vast resources to digital life with National Geographic Virtual Library. Access to the complete archive of National Geographic magazine — every page of every issue — along with a cross-searchable collection of books, maps, images, and videos.

GALE suite of databases

These databases assist libraries connect to members who are in search of credible, timely content. The wide range of online databases offers researchers, students and adult learners open access to scholarly, peer-reviewed content.