Libraries

Livingstone Shire Council's Libraries offer access to a wide range of information and resources both onsite and online. There is also a wide selection of programs for children, youths and adults. Membership is free and available to all ages. Click here to join library! 

Access our Online Catalogue if you need to:

  • Check your current loans and membership details, 
  • Reserve an item, 
  • Extend your due date, 
  • Search our collection or
  • Request a purchase 

COVID-19 Update (subject to regular review):

From Monday 15 June 2020 all Livingstone Shire Library branches will reopen to the public with some restrictions. 

Library Services:

  • Borrowing and returning only
  • Limited patronage
  • Click and Collect reservations still available. Limit of 10 reservations per card. To place reserves, please call the library or check out our online catalogue
  • All returns to go in the outside return chute before entering
  • Inter Library Loan and purchase requests currently unavailable until further notice
  • Wi-Fi / Computer / Printing / Photocopying access - currently offering a limited service at some branches
  • All public programs including; storytelling, school holiday activities and technology sessions are unavailable until further notice. Note that some programs are being conducted online. Check our Facebook page for details.

Entry and restrictions on use:

  • Visitors are requested to provide contact details upon entry for tracing purposes to comply with health regulations
  • Please note that there may be a wait before entry to the library is permitted.
  • Please limit the time spent in the library to ensure everyone has a fair chance to access the service.

Patrons are to ensure:

  • They maintain the required social distance (1.5 metres)
  • They wash hands or use hand sanitiser on their entry to and exit from the library
  • They do not enter the library if they feel unwell
  • Yeppoon Library

    Address: 84 John Street, Yeppoon
    Opening Hours: 
    9: 00 AM - 2: 00 PM  Monday-Friday
    9: 00 AM - 12: 00 PM  Saturday
    Contact:  (07) 4913 3850

    Emu Park Library and Council Customer Service

    Address: 9 Hill Street, Emu Park
    Opening Hours: 
    9:00 AM - 2:00 PM  Monday-Friday

    9:00 AM - 12:00PM Saturday
    Contact:  (07) 4913 3874

    Byfield Community Library

    Historic Raspberry Creek Homestead
    Address: 2312 Byfield Road, Byfield
    Opening Hours: 
    3:00 PM - 5:30 PM Tuesday 
    9:30 AM - 1:00 PM Friday
    Contact Yeppoon Library:  (07) 4913 3850

    Marlborough Library

    Marlborough Historical Museum
    Address: 15 Milman Street, Marlborough QLD 4705
    Opening Times: 
    8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Monday 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM Wednesday 
    Contact Yeppoon Library: (07) 4913 3850

  • Click & Collect pick-up hours will commence from Monday 18 May at Yeppoon Library and Emu Park Library 9am–2pm Monday to Friday

    How it works

    Step 1: Reserve items online or by phone

    Log in with your library card and PIN on our online catalogue to reserve items, or phone your local library to reserve items over the phone.

    Step 2: We will notify you when your items are ready

    You will be notified by email, SMS or phone call once your reserved items are available for pick-up. 

    Step 3: Visit Yeppoon or Emu Park Library between 9am-2pm Monday to Friday to collect your reserve.