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  • Aberdeen Library >

    Phone: 02 6540 1303

    Moray St, Aberdeen NSW 2336

    Fax: 02 6540 1303

    Email: aberdeenlibrary@upperhunter.nsw.gov.au

    Hours

    Monday 3.30pm - 5.30pm
    Tuesday 10.00am - 12.30pm
    Wednesday 3.30pm - 5.30pm
    Thursday 3.00pm - 5.00pm
    Friday 11.30am - 1.00pm then
    2.00pm - 5.30pm
    Saturday closed
    Sunday closed

     

  • Cassilis Library >

    Phone: 02 6376 1295

    Community Centre, Cassilis

    Fax: 02 6376 1295

    Email: cassilislibrary@upperhunter.nsw.gov.au

    Hours

    Monday closed
    Tuesday closed
    Wednesday

    10.00am - 1.00pm
    1:30pm-4:00pm

    Thursday closed
    Friday closed
    Saturday closed
    Sunday closed

     

  • Denman Library >

    Phone: 02 6547 2208

    7 Ogilvie Street, Denman

    Fax: 02 6547 2485

    Email: denman@muswellbrook.nsw.gov.au

    Hours

    Monday 10.00am - 12.00pm then 2.00pm - 5.00pm
    Tuesday 2.00pm - 5.00pm
    Wednesday 2.00pm - 5.00pm
    Thursday closed
    Friday 10.00am - 1.00pm then
    2.00pm - 5.00pm
    Saturday 9.00am - 12.00pm
    Sunday closed
  • Merriwa Library >

    Phone: 02 6521 7007

    Bettington Street, Merriwa

    Fax: 02 6521 7080

    Email: merriwalibrary@upperhunter.nsw.gov.au

    Hours

    Monday closed
    Tuesday 10.30am - 12.30pm
    Wednesday 1.00pm - 5.00pm
    Thursday 1.00pm - 5.00pm
    Friday 1.00pm - 5.00pm
    Saturday 9.00am - 11.00am
    Sunday closed
  • Murrurundi Library >

    Phone: 02 6540 1363

    47 Mayne Street, Murrurundi

    Email: murrurundilibrary@upperhunter.nsw.gov.au

    Hours

    Monday 8.30am - 4.30pm
    Tuesday 8.30am - 5.00pm
    Wednesday 8:30am - 5.00pm
    Thursday 8.30am - 5.00pm
    Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm
    Saturday 10.00am - 12.00pm
    Sunday closed

     

  • Muswellbrook Library >

    Phone: 02 6543 1913

    126 Bridge Street, Muswellbrook

    Fax: 02 6543 1325

    Email: library@muswellbrook.nsw.gov.au

    Hours

    Monday 10.30am - 5:30pm
    Tuesday 10.30am - 5:30pm
    Wednesday 10.30am - 5:30pm
    Thursday 10:30am - 8.00pm
    Friday 9.30am - 5:30pm
    Saturday 9.00am - 12.00pm
    Sunday 2.00pm - 5.00pm
  • Scone Library >

    Phone: 02 6540 1183

    130 Liverpool Street

    Fax: 02 6540 1370

    Email: sconelibrary@upperhunter.nsw.gov.au

    Hours

    Monday 10.00am - 5.30pm
    Tuesday 10.00am - 5.30pm
    Wednesday 10.00am - 5.30pm
    Thursday 10.00am - 5.30pm
    Friday 10.00am - 5.30pm
    Saturday 9.10am-12.00pm
    Sunday closed

     

 The Home Library Service is a free home delivery service for residents of Muswellbrook Shire who are unable to visit or carry books home due to age, illness or disability.

How to apply
IHLSf you, or someone you know, are in need of this, please contact the library via our contact form or phone us on 02 6543 1913 to request a Home Library Service application package to be posted to you.

Alternatively you can download application forms and profile forms bellow and return them in person to Muswellbrook or Denman branch.l

Download an application form

Download a member profile form

Staff will conduct a telephone interview to introduce you to the service. Books and other library materials will be selected according to your preferences, and delivered to your home on a fortnightly or monthly basis.

We also have a self-selection option where client/s are/is able to visit the library but unable to carry items home, they may be eligible to have self selected items delivered.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What can a Home Library Service member borrow?
Our Home Library Service members can borrow items from any of the library’s lending collections including large print books, regular print books, audio visual materials (including audiobooks, Daisy readers, CDs and DVDs) magazines, and items in languages other than English.


How often will I get my library resources?
We can deliver your items on a fortnightly or monthly cycle. We will arrange this with you when you join the service.

Can a Home Library Service Client request a particular item?
Yes. To request a particular item in from the collection please contact us on 02 6543 1913 or reserve it online through the library catalogue.

When I go on holidays, or go to hospital, what do I do to stop the service for a short while?
Just keep us informed and we can stop and start the delivery program as you need it.

I am working in a nursing home or disability organisation in Muswellbrook Shire Area. Can I access this service too?
Yes. We can organise bulk loans for residents, or even assist in addressing the needs of individual residents. Please contact us on 02 6543 19 13 to make an appointment.

 

Your Home Library Service