The SMSA Library. Image by Graham Jepson.

The Library is open for members to browse, borrow and spend time. Members can now borrow up to 10 books including 2 New Books.

Mask wearing is strongly encouraged.
Please be mindful of social distancing.
If you are feeling unwell with COVID-19 symptoms (however mild), please do not come in.
We encourage everyone to regularly check the list of alerts on the NSW Health website and follow their advice.
The health of our members, visitors and staff remains our priority and we appreciate your cooperation and patience.

If you do not wish to come into the city at this time, we still have a fantastic range of online services available to members:

  • 24/7 access to eBooks and Audiobooks loans of up to 21 days. Read on your computer, smartphone, eReader or tablet.
  • Download a huge range of eMagazines using your computer, smartphone or tablet.
  • Beamafilm allows members to stream films and documentaries for free to any internet connected device – PC, smartphone, tablet or even your TV using ChromeCast or Apple TV.
  • Access our free online tutorials via Niche Academy – a new SMSA offering to keep your brain active.

If you have any queries, do not hesitate to contact our Library staff via email: or call us on 02 9262 7300.

We look forward to welcoming you back!

- The SMSA Library Team
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