Library facts

GoldCoast Libraries

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Things you may not know about City of Gold Coast Libraries' services:

  • It's a free service to Gold Coast residents and ratepayers.
  • 279,835 library members - are you a member?
  • 423,255 ebooks were downloaded in 2017-18
  • There were 362,584 sessions accessing the public access Wi-Fi.
  • We have 109 local book clubs registered with us - find out more about our Book Club Kits
  • 729 English conversation circles were held in 2017-18 attracting 10,714 attendees.
  • We answered approximately 429,175 customer enquiries in 2017-18
  • City Libraries hosted 7531 events which attracted 173,965 attendees
  • Our top five busiest libraries in 2017-18 were Broadbeach, Elanora, Robina, Runaway Bay and Southport.
  • Customers placed 630,909 holds.

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