We're reopening

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Our Broadmeadows, Craigieburn and Sunbury Libraries have reopened!  

We are excited to be welcoming the community back to these branches. Our operating hours are:

  • Monday: 9 am – 8 pm
  • Tuesday: 9 am – 5 pm 
  • Wednesday: 9 am – 8 pm 
  • Thursday: 9 am – 5 pm 
  • Friday: 9 am – 5 pm 
  • Saturday: 10 am – 1 pm 
  • Sunday: Closed 

Please note that, under current restrictions, our capacity is currently restricted to 150 visitors  at a time per Hume Global Learning Centre - stay as long as you like. Waits may be expected – thank you for your patience. 

What to expect when you visit us: 

  • Say hello
    We will have a concierge at the entrance to the building. They will ask you what the purpose of your visit is and help direct you.
     
  • Sign in
    You will need to sign in to visit the library. There will be a poster with a QR code that you can scan to sign in. If you don’t have a smartphone, someone will assist you to sign in.

  • Sanitise
    You will be required to sanitise your hands upon entry to the library and as you leave. 

  • Social distance
    Please adhere to social distancing guidelines while in the library. 

What you can do in our libraries:

  • browse and borrow
  • access a PC (limited number of PCs available)
  • printing and copying (assisted by staff and EFTPOS only)
  • access wi-fi
  • Access the Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) – available on dedicated PCs
  • return your items through the outside return chutes (there are no late fines for items returned after their due date). 

What you can’t do in our libraries: 

  • book a study room
  • gather in groups
  • eat or drink (please don’t bring food and beverages into the library)
  • make any cash purchases
  • attend a program (all our programs will continue online for the moment). 

Our staff are tickled pink to see you again! Look for our pink badges and t-shirts if you need assistance.  

Make sure you follow Hume Libraries on Facebook and subscribe to What’s On eNews to stay up to date with all library news. 

For more information about current restrictions, visit dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus


Updated : 2:45 PM, 23 November 2020