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Conditions of membership

Becoming a member

Membership of the library service is free to everyone. You'll need to confirm your membership at any branch of the library by presenting proof of your name and current address at which point we will issue you with a library card.

There is no minimum age for joining, but those under the age of 18 years require a signature from their parent or guardian.

Conditions of membership

I agree to abide by all City of Melbourne Libraries' policies and conditions of use and
  • accept responsibility for all items borrowed on my card and pay replacement costs for any items lost, stolen or damaged
  • report lost/stolen cards to City of Melbourne Libraries immediately
  • return items on or before the due date or check whether the item can be renewed
  • respect the rights and security of staff and other library users
  • notify City of Melbourne Libraries of any changes to contact details provided


Click the button below to accept these conditions and proceed to the registration form.

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