Pop Up Toy Library
Unlock the power of play, with our Pop Up Toy Library, every Friday at Gillieston Heights.
Check our our Christmas Events!
The time of cheer is here! Strap your bells on and join us at one of our holiday events
January School Holidays
Tthere's something for everyone to enjoy in our January School Holiday Program - free and low cost events at your local family for kids of all ages.
Monthly Dreamtime Stories
First Saturday of the month at East Maitland Library with Aunty Michelle.
East Maitland Library extended hours
You can now access East Maitland Library until 6.00pm Monday to Thursday!
Discover Maitland
Maitland City Council is custodian to several significant artistic and historic cultural collections, and you can view 7,174 records online, with images being added regularly as our digitisation project continues.

Your Library

Your local libraries are located in Central Maitland, East Maitland, Rutherford and Thornton, where you can access, borrow, and reserve library items - plus enjoy a range of events and community programs. 

Access PCs, printing services, and WiFi at every one of our locations, or look up items in our catalogue online and reserve them using click and collect. 

Join the library Maitland Libraries app

Programs for pre-school aged children across all library locations.
Click to browse our catalogue, find new titles or your favourites.
Do you or a loved one need assistance with technology? Check out what we have on offer.
Check out the huge range of free events and programs at all of our locations.
Explore the history, development and environment of Maitland through our collections, online and in person.
Borrow, plant and enjoy with the Seed Library, supporting local biodiversity.
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