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Naracoorte Public Library

Naracoorte Public Library

De Garis Place, Naracoorte SA 5271
Phone: (08) 8762 2338
Fax: (08) 8762 4209

Click here to view the online library catalogue.

Library Cards

The Naracoorte Public Library is part of the One Card system. 

This means your Library card allows you to borrow items in the Library as well as borrowing books, DVDs, CDs and magazines from across South Australia.  Click the link above to view the online library catalogue.

You can simply go online and reserve items from any library in South Australia, read newspapers online and access other online resources. 

To join the Library bring identification of your name and address. Membership is also available for temporary borrowers with a $30.00 fee refundable on return of items.

Loan Period

DVDs may be borrowed for one week only. Magazines and compact discs may be borrowed for two weeks. All other items have a four week loan period which may be extended once. When the Library is closed items may be returned through the book chute.

Interlibrary Loans

If the Naracoorte Library, or any of the participating libraries in the network, does not have the books that you require then they can be ordered through the statewide network, PLAIN. The State Library is also used for reference queries and newspaper articles etc.

Computers

Internet access is free and available to the public, there are three computer terminals and bookings are required. People under 18 years require a consent form signed by parent/guardian to access the computers. The computers may also be used for word processing, excel spreadsheets, scanning  etc.

Seniors may use the two Broadband for Seniors computers. Training is offered by volunteers and an online tutorial.

Photocopying

The Library has a black and white photocopier for public use at very reasonable prices.

International Papers and Foreign Language Papers available Here

PressDisplay provides instant online access to today's newspapers from around the world in full-colour, full-page format. Read a newspaper in your own language with over 1,000 titles to choose from.  Click here to access the papers.

Births, Deaths and Marriages Registrars

These are available on microfiche for researching family history in the Robe District (which includes the Naracoorte and Lucindale ares).

Births 1875 -1923 plus indexes only to 1950.

Deaths 1875 - 1969 plus indexes only to 1973.

Marriages 1856 – 1939 plus indexes only to 1973.

Naracoorte Herald

The Naracoorte Herald is available on microfilm from December 1875 - 1946 and 1948 - 2000. Hard copies are available onsite from 1999 onwards.

Book Sales

Periodically items will be available to purchase at reasonable prices.

School Holiday Activities

A storytelling and craft session is usually held twice during the school holidays. The same theme will be conducted during the two sessions. Recommended for children 5-9 years. Please book.

A Brief History

The Naracoorte Public Library was opened on the 20th October, 1978 with a small stock of 8,500 items. The Library was also the Tourist Office from 1978 until its move to the Visitor Information Centre.

From 1981 - 1988, the Library was a joint use library with Naracoorte TAFE, many TAFE books still remain in the Library.

In 1984, the Naracoorte Toy Library Committee set up a lending library for toys, 2010 this service has since moved to the Naracoorte South Primary School.

Opening Hours

Monday 09:00AM - 05:30PM
Tuesday 09:00AM - 05:30PM
Wednesday 09:00AM - 05:30PM
Thursday 09:00AM - 08:00PM
Friday 09:00AM - 05:30PM
Saturday 08:30AM - 12:00PM
Sunday Closed

The library is closed on Public Holidays
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Naracoorte Lucindale Council
DeGaris Place, (PO Box 555)
Naracoorte,SA 5271
Telephone: (08) 8760 1100
Facsimile: (08) 8762 3129
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