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Choose from hundreds of award winning documentaries and independent feature films to watch online.

Armchair travel: Walking the Camino

Words Out Children's Creative Writing Competition

Win an iPad with your story or poem using the theme 'Light'. Competition is open for kids and teens up to 17 years of age.

Meet a 'Living Book'


Celebrate Australian wildlife during Zootober. Suitable for children 5 to 12 years.

Teen Read Week

Storytime with Mem Fox and Judy Horacek

Australia's favourite picture book creators read their latest book 'This and That'.

City Libraries' Big Book Sale


City Libraries will be closed Monday 5 October for the Labour Day public holiday.
The catalogue and Online library will be available 24/7 for your convenience.

Search the Library catalogue

City Libraries has 13 branches and a mobile library service, providing access to nearly one million items in regular and large print, audio and electronic formats, as well as free community access to computers, wifi, and community meeting rooms. We offer an exciting program of activities and events designed to inspire, entertain and inform. We also offer valuable community spaces for you to connect, learn and relax. Membership is available to all Gold Coast residents and ratepayers.

Explore our website and make the most of your membership today.


One Click Digital eaudiobook of the month

Standing in another Man's Grave follows John Rebus as he sets out to discover the truth about a series of disappearances stretching back to the millenium.

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Beamafilm of the month

Compliance is a psychological thriller about staff at a fast-food restaurant who are tricked into committing degrading crimes against a fellow staff member.

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Study for your learner licence with three practice tests and the Driver Knowledge Handbook.

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Paper of Record



A collection of searchable, digitised newspaper documents presented in their original published form.

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Online ebook club


This month, we're discussing Dracula, Bram Stoker's classic vampire horror story.

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World Book Kids

Learn and have fun with games, activities, articles, science projects and more.

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