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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:

Travel Quiz, Thursday 19 April, 2-4pm, Brighton Civic Centre (Kingston Room)

Learn and laugh with our Travel Quiz hosted by Phil Hoffmann Travel. Come along at 2 pm to meet travel guru Christa Kinnear and learn about far flung places from Amsterdam to the Galapagos Islands and beyond.

Fun and light refreshments provided. 

Bookings essential.

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What is  a podcast & how to listen to one?, Tuesday 3 April, 2 - 4pm, Glenelg Library.

We will show you where to find your podcast app and how to search for podcasts on various topics. This session is aimed at beginners and will show you how to listen and manage your podcasts. We will not be teaching how to create and broadcast your own podcast as that is a more advanced topic.

Please note we will focus on podcasting with Apple products such as the iPhone and iPad (iPads will be supplied).

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April Author Event, Tuesday 3 April, 6.30 - 8pm, Brighton Library

Join 2 fabulous young South Australian authors, Tracy Crisp and Charlie Archbold who will share the inspiration of place in their story writing. The session will also cover information from Wakefield Press about the publishing process.

This a free event and bookings are essential.

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Library Events

The Library has an event management system called SignUp that everyone can use to find activities and to make bookings using any internet enabled device.

View the calendar of Library Events and make bookings

Access the Library Catalogue

Use the library catalogue to search the collections of Holdfast Bay and all South Australian Public Libraries, place holds, renew loans and more.

To access your library account or to request items, you will need to login to the catalogue using your library barcode number and PIN. 
Enter the barcode number printed on your library card which starts with "X0", (the second number is a zero) and the PIN will be the last four digits of your phone number (if the card is a Holdfast Bay Library Card).

Please contact us if you require any assistance.

Library on your Phone

BookMyne is an iPhone and Android app that gives 24/7 you access to the library catalogue and to your library account while on the go.

Find them on the App Store and Google Play.

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