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All visitors to the State Library of NSW can use the computers, read the newspapers and magazines, and get general help from staff.

To borrow and request books and other material, use e-resources, or book a study room, you'll need to apply for a free State Library card.

You can apply for this card online.

Apply online
  • your personal details
  • your date of birth
  • your residential and postal address
  • your contact details.
Apply online
  1. Select the 'Apply online' button.
  2. Enter your personal, address and contact details.
  3. Select whether you'd like to receive your library card by post or collect it at the library.
  4. Read the Client Code of Conduct
  5. Read the Conditions for Accessing e-resources
  6. Select 'I agree'.
Apply online

To make sure that you have all the information and documentation you need to complete this transaction, please visit State Library of NSW.

Apply online

Need help?

We’re happy to help you with this transaction.

Feel free to call us on 13 77 88 or visit a service centre

Source url: https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/transaction/apply-state-library-readers-card