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Lending collection

Libraries Tasmania aims to provide a lending collection that:

  • is popular, contemporary and attractive
  • suits a range of reading interests, ages and abilities
  • appeals to Tasmanian readers, viewers and listeners.

It includes fiction and non-fiction for children, young adults and adults. It has:

  • books, eBooks and graphic novels
  • large print books
  • audiobooks and eAudiobooks
  • DVDs, CDs and console games
  • magazines and eMagazines
  • play scripts and musical scores
  • language instruction kits
  • service manuals.

We also offer:

The lending collection is a statewide collection that moves around all our libraries across Tasmania.

You can borrow items by:

  • browsing the shelves in any of our libraries
  • searching the collection on our catalogue or lending app and placing a hold to collect from your local library.

Libraries Tasmanian Collection Development Policy


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