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Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts
Library Catalogue

Here's where you can search the library catalogue for your favourite author or title, or browse the catalogue to see what strikes your fancy.

Members, log in to your account to:

  • browse the catalogue for the SMSA Library and the Tom Keneally Centre
  • reserve books,
  • look at your past borrowing history,
  • update your contact details,
  • make purchase suggestions, or
  • tag books.

Other Services

Members can also borrow eBooks and Audiobooks and download eMagazines for free. Access these digital services from your PC, smartphone or tablet 24/7.

I don't know my ID and password

Your Library ID can be found on the back of your membership card. If you do not have your card, please contact the Library on 02 9262-7300 or The Library can also reset your password.

I'm not a member. Can I still browse the catalogue?

Non-members are welcome to browse the catalogue (you don't need to log in to search or browse), but you will need to join to borrow or reserve books.


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Australia Day Opening Hours for 2017

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
OPEN from 8:45am – 6:00pm

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Friday, 27 January 2017
OPEN from 8:45am – 6:00pm

Saturday, 28 January 2017
OPEN from 9:00am – 1:00pm


Remember, members can still borrow eBooks and Audiobooks and eMagazines 24 hours a day, 365 days a year!

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