The library is presenting a number of free community-based events outlining information about the Australian voting experience.
At the Board meeting on 2 May, the Geelong Regional Library Corporation proposed a budget for the financial year commencing 1 July 2016.
Discover central Geelong as you've never seen it before with pop-up performances and art installations in the heart of the city.
The library participated in exciting activities at North Geelong Secondary College yesterday.
Queenscliff Library has reopened with regular opening hours after a threat of a tree branch falling on the building.
All Geelong Regional Libraries will be closed for the Easter public holidays from Friday 25 March to Monday 28 March inclusive.
The Geelong Regional Library Corporation, with assistance from the State Government’s Living Libraries Funding Program, is undertaking a $130,000 refurbishment of the Golden Plains Mobile Library. In continuous service since 1999, the mobile is currently in its original condition and configuration.
On March 7, the Minister for Women and the Prevention of Family Violence, Fiona Richardson, formally inducted library CEO, Patti Manolis, into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women.
Did you know you can search over 2000 fascinating heritage images online on our library catalogue? Ranging from streetscapes to parades and family portraits, all images provide a fascinating window into another era.
The sun shone for Story Train 2016 with 300 primary school children enjoying a fun-filled day of stories, songs and rhymes aboard the Bellarine Railway steam train.
The National Year of Digital Inclusion was recently launched in Geelong at Wurdi Youang, the High Ground, Geelong Library & Heritage Centre.
Let the library tempt you with a diverse selection of captivating events.
Geelong Regional Libraries will be closed for the Labour Day Holiday
Cr Andy Richards has been re-elected as Chair of the Geelong Regional Library Corporation’s Board for the fifth consecutive year.
Geelong West Library is open again from 3 February with usual opening hours after a temporary closure due to flooding. Western Heights College Library remains closed until further notice.
A group of local and visiting ‘Urban Sketchers’ will converge on Geelong’s Johnstone Park and cultural precinct this Saturday 6 February for a day of casual sketching.
U3A SurfCoast is a volunteer co-operative of older people who share many educational, creative and leisure activities. U3A stands for University of the Third Age. There are U3As all over the world.
The new Geelong Library & Heritage Centre (the Dome) opened just 8 weeks ago and has already recorded in excess of 80,000 visits.
Minister for Local Government Natalie Hutchins visited Rokewood today to announce $102,000 funding for the refurbishment of the Golden Plains Shire mobile library.
Customers of Geelong Regional Library Corporation enjoy access to a huge collection of over 430,000 items, available right across our network of 16 library branches and two mobile libraries.
Underwater worlds, alternate universes, epic adventures, mythical creatures and so much more await discovery in this year’s Summer Reading Club program, Lost Worlds. What will you uncover
The Summer Read is back, providing Victorians with the perfect excuse to relax with a new, local book this summer.
Visit the Heritage Reading Room, the Dome’s luxurious ‘red room’ and view some of the treasures from the unique archive collection on display and enjoy historic photos and maps in an exciting new interactive digital format.
The next Geelong Regional Library Corporation Board meeting will be held on 10 August 2015, 5.30pm at City of Greater Geelong City Hall.
The innovative design and construction of the new Geelong Library and Heritage Centre has been recognised with a prestigious award from the Concrete Institute of Australia (CIA).
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Geelong Library will be closed today August 17 until 1pm. We apologise for any inconvenience.
The 10th Geelong Book Fair will be held at Geelong West Town hall over three days from Friday 21 August.
The member councils of the Geelong Regional Library Corporation propose to make a Supplemental Agreement.
An updated library catalogue is now operational.
Torquay Library will be closing at 7.45pm today Thursday 3 September.
All libraries will be closed on Friday 2 October for the AFL Grand Final Day Public Holiday.
The next Geelong Regional Library Corporation Board meeting will be held on 14 September 2015, 5.30pm at City of Greater Geelong City Hall.
To give you faster access to popular loan items, we are reducing the time that reserved items are held for collection at the library from ten days to seven days.
The temporary Geelong Library located at the State Government Offices will close on October 1, 2015. We need to close this temporary library in order to prepare the new Geelong Library and Heritage Centre for opening in late November.
The Geelong Regional Library Corporation has prepared its Annual Report for the Financial Year to 30 June 2015.
The Big Library Read returns with two great YA titles.
A business case has been completed with recommendations for our library service to partner with educational facilities to expand digital access to the community.
World-class communication services' provider, AARNet will deliver services in the new library.
All libraries except Bannockburn and Torquay will be closed this Wednesday for the Geelong Cup holiday.
On Wednesday 21 October we will relocate our main computer server to the new Geelong Library and Heritage Centre.
Geelong Regional Library Corporation staff have this week moved into the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre in preparation for its public opening in late November.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Queenscliff branch will be opening later than the scheduled time of 1.30pm today.
The team at ARM Architecture have been honored with an award in the 2015 National Architecture Awards.
On Wednesday 11 November all library branches and mobile libraries will be closed for the library’s annual staff day.
Western Heights College Library will be closed on Thursday 6 August for a Professional Development Day. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Following its highly successful debut in 2014, the Word for Word National Non-Fiction Festival will return to Geelong this September, for another weekend of energetic debate, engaging discussion and big ideas.
Having worked through all the feedback supplied, we are now working on plans to address the issues identified to ensure our services continue to meet the needs and expectations of our customers.
Staff at Bellarine library branches are now trained to provide outstanding service to customers with communication difficulties, as part of a larger project to improve communication access in libraries across the region.
Anticipation and excitement is building as the opening of the new Geelong Library and Heritage Centre draws closer.