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Home Library Service

Home Library ServiceDid you know your Library offers a free home delivery service for eligible people?

This service is available to local residents who are:

  • Unable to visit the library due to poor health
  • Constrained by a disability
  • Carers
  • Suffering from a chronic illness
  • Frail aged
  • Resident in a care facility


How to Join

To join this service contact the Home Library Coordinator at Leichhardt Library on 9392 5966 or email

What is for Loan

  • Books (including large print)
  • Talking books
  • DVDs
  • Magazines
  • Music CDs
  • Material in community languages
  • Ask us about ebooks and other electronic material

How does it work

  • Home Library staff will discuss what you like to read, watch or listen to.
  • Staff will develop a personal profile of your likes and dislikes to help with selection of materials.
  • You may request specific titles.
  • Your library items will be delivered to your home and exchanged on a regular basis - currently every 3 weeks.

Call or email our Home Library Coordinator if you are interested in using this free library service.