Visiting our Libraries
Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm
Saturday - Maitland and East Maitland 9.00am - 2.00pm
Saturday - Rutherford and Thornton 9.00am - 1.00pm
Please observe a social distance of 1.5 metres from other visitors where possible.
For up to date information on any restrictions please visit the NSW Department of Health website.
OUR COVID SAFE PLAN
We adhere to the guidelines issued by the New South Wales Government.
Increased hygiene measures include additional cleaning of high-touch surfaces and hand sanitiser is available for visitors as they enter our libraries.
If you are unwell or in a high-risk category please consider your need to visit. Your well-being is our priority.
** DO I NEED TO WEAR A MASK?
As circumstances change, visitors are asked to keep up to date and comply with government guidelines.
Our staff are abreast of changes and will communicate clearly what is required as you arrive.
We will do our best to make every visit as comfortable and enjoyable as possible, regardless of the circumstances.
We look forward to welcoming you into our libraries and thank you for your patience and support.
Onsite library collections and public access computers are available at all branches.
The Click and Collect service is available to our library members within the Maitland Local Government Area (LGA).
Justice of the Peace services are available in a limited capacity at several of our library branches. Contact your closest branch for staff availability
Home Library options, including selection and delivery of books, magazines, DVDs and audiobooks can be arranged by contacting Maitland library on 4933 6952.