Glenorchy Library


4 Terry Street
Glenorchy, Tasmania 7010

Wheelchair accessible

Wi-Fi access 6am - 9pm



(03) 6165 5493


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Monday 9:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday 9:00am - 5:30pm
Friday 9:00am - 6:30pm
Saturday 9:30am - 12:30pm
Sunday Closed

Closed on Public Holidays

Returning items:

Glenorchy Library accepts returns 24/7

Learner Licence Assistance Program

Do you need support to sit for a Car, Motorcycle or Heavy Rigid Learner Licence test? The Free Learner Licence Assistance Program helps you read and understand the questions.

First Gear
We can help you learn the Road Rules before you sit you learner licence test.

To make an appointment talk to a staff member or call us on 6165 5494.

Activities for kids - (Bookings essential)

Storytime - Tuesdays, 11am - 11:30am

Rock & Rhyme - Wednesdays, 10:30am - 11am

Rock & Rhyme - Thursdays, 10am - 10:30am

Bookings open 24 hours prior through Eventbrite

Help with reading, writing & maths

Talk to one of our literacy coordinators

Phone: 6165 5494 or 0417 098 682 or ask when you visit

Activities for adults

Learn English @ your library (Beginners)
– Mondays & Fridays 10:00 – 11:30

Learn English @ your library (Intermediate)
– Wednesdays 10:00 – 11:30

Knitting Group @ Glenorchy library
– Wednesdays 10:00 – 12:00

Borrow from the library

Access items locally, from around the state or online

New Release Express Service

Computers and the internet 

  • Book a computer or use our Wi-Fi
  • Need help with technology?
  • One-to-one support from trained volunteers

We run a wide range of computer courses. Contact us for more information.


  • Help in using computers and other technologies
  • Reading writing and maths skills support
  • Library courier

Contact us for more information

Meeting rooms  (Restricted Numbers)

Contact us to book one of our meeting rooms
  • Room 1 (seats up to 25)
  • Room 2 (seats up to 17)
  • Room 3 (seats up to 7)
  • Room 4 (seats up to 3)