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Library Services

COVID-19 Update 19 October 2020:

Mansfield Library will open for limited service and reduced hours from Wednesday 21 October.  Reduced hours will enable staff to set-up and underake additional tasks required to ensure social distancing and hygiene.

The Click & Collect Service will continue until further notice.

You can also make arrangements to borrow by:

  • phoning the Library on 5775 8621 during standard opening hours
  • placing your own holds via the online catalogue

The book chute is open and items can be returned at any time. All items are quarantined for 5 days after being returned.

You can continue to enjoy Mansfield Library Storytime on Mansfield Shire Council’s YouTube Channel and Facebook page.


Opening Hours:

10am-midday and 
10am-midday and 2:30pm-4:30pm

Mansfield Library

2 Collopy Street MANSFIELD Victoria
Phone: 03 5775 8621


Mansfield Library is a member of the High Country Library Network


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Free Online Resources


  • Facilities and Services

    Free Wi-Fi
    Free public internet and computers
    Print documents from you own device or from your home.
    Photocopy, fax and scan documents.
    Hire meeting rooms.
    The Library runs a monthly service to Woods Point and Gaffney's Creek
    Books on Wheels is a home library service for people who are unable to visit the library
  • Membership Benefits

    Membership is free and open to everyone.

    With your Library Membership you can:
    Borrow books, DVDs, audio books and magazines for free.
    Download eResources:
    BorrowBox and RB Digital - eBooks and eAudio books
    Kanopy - Movies and documentaries
    Zinio - eMagazines
    Access online learning and databases: available onsite at the Library.
    Encyclopedia Britannica
    National Geographic
    Story Box Library - listen to and watch children's stories by Australian authors and illustrators, read aloud by wonderful storytellers.
    Busythings for children - fun educational activities to play online.
  • Activities for Adults

    Author visits Contact the Library for upcoming events.

    Chess Club 10.30am every Wednesday. All ages and skill levels welcome.

    Scrabble Club 10.30am every Wednesday. New members welcome.

    Jigsaw Club 10.00am - 12.00pm 3rd Friday of each month. Borrow a jigsaw, have a chat and a cuppa.

    Family History Group Meets 2.00pm - 5.30pm 4th Thursday of each month. Fascinating guest speakers.  Contact Sheena Daykin on 5775 1659.

    Bush poetry Group Meets 2.00pm - 5.30pm 4th Thursday of each month. For admirers, performers and writers. Contact Liz Seaton on 0400 603134.

    Writers Group Meets 4.00pm - 5.00pm 2nd Friday of each month.

    Friends of the Library Meets bi-monthly. Supports the library with catering and fundraising. The Friends run a huge book sale each year during the 1st two weeks of January. New Friends are always welcome.

  • Activities for Children

    Preschool Storytime 10.30am 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month. Stories, songs, rhymes, craft and lots of fun. Bookings not necessary.

    Preschool Storytime in the park. Each school holidays the Library holds at least one of the regular story times in the playground near Highett Street. Contact the Library for dates.

    School Holiday Activities Contact the Library for details.

    1000 Books Before School Join this program and ensure your child is ready for school. This program is for children aged 0 to 5 years.



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Last Updated: Monday, 19 October, 2020 - 13:07