Kingston Library


Monday9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Closed public holidays

Returning items:

Kingston Library accepts returns 24/7


11 Hutchins Street, Kingston, Tasmania, 7050

Wheelchair accessible

Wi-Fi access

6:00 am - 9:00 pm



(03) 6165 6208


Borrow from the library

Access items locally, statewide, or online via our website. Find out more about borrowing.

New Release Express Service

Home Library Service

Find the information you want

Research and information resources locally and online

Discover family history resources and support

Get help with research and finding information

Local Family History Group Fridays 1:30pm – 4:30pm, join our group or request a session with our volunteer to get you started

Computers and the internet

Free public access to our computers and Wi-Fi. Printing, scanning and photocopying available.
Need help with technology? Ask about our scheduled programs or talk to us to organise support from one of our trained volunteers.

Space to study, research or read

People of all ages and interests have access to flexible spaces to feel welcome as an individual or for a group activity.

Activities for preschool kids

Bookings via Eventbrite or call (03) 6165 6208

Rock and Rhyme Wednesdays and Fridays 11:00am – 11:30am

Storytime Thursdays 10:30am – 11:00am

Baby book packs for 0–1, 1–2, 2–3 years

Activities for School Kids

Bookings via Eventbrite or call (03) 6165 6208

After school and school holiday activities including stories, craft,

Chess Club (all ages) and STEAM activities

Activities for young people

Charge your mobile device, free Wi-Fi, access to computers, study spaces, homework resources.  Help to pass your L1 Road Rules test.  Playstation games and Xbox games.  Dedicated youth collection including books and magazines, manga and graphic novels

Activities for adults

Bookings via Eventbrite or call (03) 6165 6208

Author talks, Book chat, Beamafilm Movie Club, Chess Club (all ages), Digital Programs, Family history support, Resume and job seeking support

Help with reading, writing and maths

Learning support for those returning to study, improve your skills.

One to one tutoring available with trained volunteers, free and confidential.  English conversation groups for beginners and intermediate levels.  First Gear support to help you pass your Road Rules test

Phone (03) 6165 6210 or ask to talk to our Literacy Coordinator


Kingston Library and Learning Centre have meeting rooms for hire.

Printing, scanning and photocopying available – fees apply.

Friends of the Library

For more information on Friends of the Library Kingston (FOLK) please contact us.

Become part of the link between Kingston Library and our community – assist in promotions, attending social events and help projects and functions.

Membership fees apply for Friends of the Library Kingston.

Volunteer with us

Help others to use computers and other technologies

  • Reading, writing and maths skills support for others
  • Library courier
  • Help in our digital, robotics or coding classes
  • Friends of the Library

Contact us about how you can be involved


Libraries Tasmania is committed to making our libraries accessible for all to use and enjoy.
More information on accessibility in our libraries.

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