Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre

Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre
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As more than just a library, Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre has a range of facilities and programs, as well as enviable collections. Bankstown Library Knowledge Centre canterbury As more than just a library, Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre has a range of facilities and programs, as well as enviable collections. Library Services
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​​Contact details​

Phone: 9707 9708

Opening h​ours

  • Monday to Friday, 9am-8pm 
  • Saturday, 9am-4pm 
  • Sunday, 1pm​-4pm

​About​​​

​The Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre opened on 6 April 2014 as a new state-of-the-art community facility. It boasts 5,000 square metres ​of library, meeting rooms, 300-seat theatre, exhibition space and café. Designed by internationally renowned architect, Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp (FJMT), the community facility meets the current and future needs of our growing city. ​

Features include:

  • ​Overnight book return service outside the library;
  • Free Wi-Fi;
  • Patron computer self booking system;
  • More than 320 seats;
  • Sustainability initiatives include improved performance lighting and efficient air conditioning system;
  • In-lib​rary environmental 'Green Wall' using the natural filtering properties of plants for unique air quality system;
  • ​36 public computers FREE for members;
  • Dedicated History@Bankstown library;
  • Passenger lift;
  • 4 hour free basement parking;
  • 10 Web Catalogues for customers to search stock;
  • Colour and black and white photocopying, printing and scanning services;
  • Community Information Service; and ​
  • EFTPOS facilities​.​

Location

80 Rickard Road, Bankstown NSW 2200

Google Map of -33.914922, 151.034827