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Welcome to the City of Holdfast Bay Library Service. We offer a range of services and programs as Library Catalogue Search
well as an up-to-date collection of items to borrow.

We are part of the SA public library ‘one card’ network. Using your Holdfast Bay library card you can reserve and borrow material held at any South Australian Public Library. 
You can also return your library items to any SA Public Library.

Library News & Events

Children’s Storytime at Glenelg Library (temporary change of venue)

From Tuesday 16 October 2018 until Tuesday 4 December 2018 our regular Glenelg pre-school programs – Wriggle’n’Rhyme & Storytime – will be held at our Brighton branch – 20 Jetty Road, Brighton.
Times will remain the same – W’n’R 9.15 & 10am Storytime 11am.

We apologise for any inconvenience and thank you for your ongoing support of our programs.


NBN and You 
Tuesday 25 September – Glenelg Library, 2pm – 3:30pm

The National Broadband Network will be coming to Holdfast Bay and this information session will help you to prepare. Chris Gregory from the NBN Co. will be presenting this session and answering questions.

Book Here

Caring for Kids - First Aid 
Wednesday 26 September - Brighton Library, 9.30am & 11am

St John is presenting two first aid courses that will cover basic injury treatment and CPR for babies and young children. 

Book 9.30am Session 

Book 11am Session 

OneCard Library App
Monday 15 October - Brighton Civic Centre, 2pm - 3.30pm

Discover how to use the new One Card Library App and put the library in your pocket. We will also look at useful websites for the reading enthusiast.

Book Here



View the full calender of Library Events


Libraries SA App

Make your phone your library card with the Libraries SA app.

Access Libraries of South Australia from your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch or Android device.

Manage your account, search the catalogue, renew and reserve library items and access digital resources.

Part of the OneCard network.

For more information and to get the app click here.

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