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.

You can search our library catalogue here.

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

  • JP services.
  • Newspapers.
  • Library bus.
  • Clubs and groups such as recipe, mah-jong, cryptic crossword.
  • Face to face events - our children's and author events are now 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 - new changes take effect Monday 7 December. 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 - Fridays at 11.15am.
  • 18-36 months - Fridays at 10.15am.
  • 3-5 years - Thursdays at 10.30am.

JP service

The Justice of the Peace service has been suspended. Please contact staff at Gordon Library for any further information.

Knitting Club

Second Thursday of the month 2pm - 4pm.

Mah Jong Club

Every Wednesday 11am - 12noon.

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

  • 0-18 months - Tuesday at 11.15am.
  • 18-36 months - Tuesday at 10.15am.

JP service

Mah Jong Club

  • First Wednesday of the month 10.15am - 12.15pm.

St Ives Library

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.

Please note the after-hours return chute is only open Monday to Friday.

Features

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

Regular programs - run only in school terms

Storytimes

  • 0-18 months - Friday at 11.15am.
  • 18-36 months - Friday at 10.15am.
  • 3-5 years - Wednesday at 10.30am.

Mah Jong Club - currently suspended

  • Fourth Thursday of the month: 1pm - 3pm.

Cryptic Crossword - currently suspended

  • First and third Tuesday of the month: 1pm - 2.30pm.

Recipe Club - currently suspended

  • Fourth Tuesday of every month.  12.30pm - 1.30pm.

Tech Savvy Drop-in - currently suspended

  • First Thursday of every month.  2.00pm - 3.00pm.

Lego Club - currently suspended.  Please see Children's Library page for more information.

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

  • 0-18 months - Thursday at 11.15am.
  • 18-36 months - Thursday at 10.15am.
  • 3-5 years - Wednesday at 10.30am.

JP service

Justice of the Peace service has been suspended. Click here to find your nearest JP.

Mah Jong Club

Second Tuesday of the month: 2pm - 4pm.

Knitting Club

Second and fourth Friday of the month: 9.30am - 12pm.

Cryptic Crossword

Wednesday: 2.30pm - 4pm.