Library branches

Ku-ring-gai has four Library branches at Gordon, Turramurra, Lindfield and St Ives. Click on buttons below for more information on services, programs, opening times and locations for each branch.

After hours return chutes

After hours return chutes are available at Gordon, Lindfield, St Ives and Turramurra Libraries.

If you can't get to the library to return your books you can always renew your library items with your library card and password here.

You can search our Library catalogue here.

Please note the following services are temporarily suspended due to COVID:

  • Library bus.
  • Clubs and groups such as recipe, mah-jong, cryptic crossword 
  • Some Library events are still online.

Click on any of the below for services, location and opening hours of our library branches.

Gordon Library

As the main branch of Ku-ring-gai Library, Gordon is the largest of our four libraries.

We have a dedicated children’s area, private study rooms and free Wi-Fi. Our Local History section is also located at Gordon Library.

We also have an extensive Chinese language section as well as books in other foreign languages from the State Library.

Booking sit and study tables at Gordon Library - changes took effect Monday 7 December 2020. Read more on our library services page.

Contact details

799 Pacific Highway, Gordon 2072
9424 0120
gordon.library@kmc.nsw.gov.au

Opening hours

Monday to Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 5pm

Features

  • Free Wi-Fi.
  • Public computers.
  • Scanning & photocopying facilities.
  • Local history.
  • JP service.
  • Private study rooms.
  • Public toilets.

Regular programs

Storytimes

0-18 months Monday  10.30am Meeting room 1 
  Thursday  10.30am Children's area 
  Friday  10.30am Children's area 
18-36 months Monday  9.30am Meeting room 1
  Thursday  9.30am Children's area
  Friday 9.30am Children's area 
3-5 years  Monday  11.30am Meeting room 1 
  Thursday  11.30am Children's area
  Friday  11.30am Children's area 

Please book through Library Facebook Page.

JP Service

The Justice of the Peace service resumed Monday 15 February 2021.  Please see library services page for dates and times specific for each branch.

Knitting Club - currently suspended

Second Thursday of month 2 - 4pm 

Mah Jong Club - currently suspended

Every Wednesday 11am - 12pm 

Lindfield Library

Contact details

265 Pacific Highway, Lindfield NSW 2070
9424 0428
lind.library@kmc.nsw.gov.au

Opening hours

Monday - Friday 9.30am to 5pm

Features

  • Free Wi-Fi.
  • Public computers.
  • Scanning and photocopying facilities.
  • JP service.
  • Public toilets.

Regular programs 

Storytime to start again soon. Check our Library events page for updates.

JP service

Justice of the Peace service resumed Monday 15 February 2021.  Please see the library services page for dates and times specific for each branch.

Mah Jong Club - currently suspended

First Wednesday of month 10.15am - 12.15pm 

St Ives Library

Ku-ring-gai Library is pleased to announce that the St Ives Library after-hours return chute will re-open for weekend returns from Friday 19 March 2021.

After-hours return chutes remain available at Gordon, Lindfield and Turramurra Libraries.

If you can't get to the library to return your books you can always renew your library items with your library card and password here.

Contact details

St Ives Shopping Village, 1666 Mona Vale Road, St Ives NSW 2075
9424 0453
stives.library@kmc.nsw.gov.au

Opening hours

Monday to Friday 9.30am to  5pm.

Features

  • Free Wi-Fi.
  • Public computers.
  • Scanning and photocopying facilities.

Regular programs - run only in school terms

Storytimes

18-36 months Friday 10.30am 
3-5 years  Wednesday 10.30am 

Mah Jong Club - currently suspended

Fourth Thursday of month 1 - 3pm 

Cryptic Crossword - currently suspended

First and third Tuesday of month 1 - 2.30pm 

Recipe Club - currently suspended

Fourth Tuesday of month 12.30 - 1.30pm 

Tech Savvy Drop-in - currently suspended

First Thursday of month 2 - 3pm 

Lego Club - currently suspended

See Children and teens page for more information.

Bi-monthly (school term times) Tuesday 3.30 - 4.30pm 

Turramurra Library

Contact details

5 Ray Street, Turramurra, NSW, 2074
9424 0480
turra.library@kmc.nsw.gov.au

Opening hours

Monday - Saturday 9.30am to 5pm

Features

  • Free Wi-Fi.
  • Public computers.
  • Scanning and photocopying facilities.
  • JP service.
  • Public toilets.

Regular programs

Storytime - to start again soon

Please check this page for updates.

JP Services

Justice of the Peace services resumed Monday 15 February 2021.  Please see library services page for dates and times specific for each branch.

Mah Jon Club - currently suspended

Second Tuesday of month 2 - 4pm 

Knitting Club - currently suspended

Second and fourth Friday of month 9.30am - 12pm 

Cryptic crossword - currently suspended

Wednesday 2.30 - 4pm