Launceston Library


71 Civic Square
Launceston, Tasmania 7250

Wheelchair accessible

Wi-Fi access 6am - 9pm



(03) 6777 2446


Find out about local events and training courses.
See our What's On newsletter and book via

Virtual Treasure Hunt (PDF) - fun for the kids with online puzzles and challenges!


Monday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Closed public holidays

Returning items:

Launceston Library accepts returns 24/7

Activities for preschool kids

Rock & Rhyme every Tuesday & Thursday from 10:15am - 10:45am during school terms

Storytime every Wednesday from 10:15am - 10:45am

It all happens on the ACCESS floor.

Young Adults

Check out our new contemporary space for young adults on the DISCOVER floor.

Help with reading, writing and maths

Trained volunteer tutors work with adults - a free service that includes English conversation classes

For more information phone (03) 6777 2447.

Community Learning

See the range of courses we can offer

Adult Education Leisure and lifestyle courses

Come and talk to us about your learning needs for life and work skills - (03) 6777 2460

Tasmanian Heritage

Local heritage and family history information resources in a variety of forms specialising in all aspects of Northern Tasmania

See Launceston historical publications by Friends of the Library, Launceston

Find the information you want

Research and information resources locally and online

Need help? Ask us!

Digital Hub

Use a computer in the digital hub

Use Wi-Fi or recharge your portable devices. Printing, scanning and photocopying available.

Borrow a variety of materials from us

Read and relax with items accessed locally, from around the state or online, or through our home library service

New Release Express Service

Meeting rooms

Book meeting rooms at our Civic Square or High Street sites.

See more about room bookings or phone (03) 6777 2446


Explore Volunteering opportunities across our literacy, community learning, home library service and other areas

For more information phone (03) 6777 2455

Friends of the Library

You can help form a link between us and the community by assisting in our promotions, attending social events and helping with specific projects and functions