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Your opinions matter to us

The great Victorian Public Library Users Survey is now open. Share your experiences and have your say about library services & programs. The survey is open from Tuesday 15 March – Monday 28 March. It can be taken online, or in hardcopy at the library. Community languages are also available in hardcopy. It will only…

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Ascot Vale Grant Announcement

Upgrade for Ascot Vale Library

We’re growing Ascot Vale Library! The smallest of our libraries is also one of our most beloved and is in high demand from our growing community. Thanks to a $1.5 million grant through the Living Libraries fund, Council will soon start works to expand the Library floorspace. This expansion will deliver on our commitment to…

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TOP LOANS 2021

Top Titles 2021

Check out the most borrowed items from Moonee Valley Libraries in 2021! How many did you read? Top adult fiction Title Author The Survivors Jane Harper Where the Crawdads Sing Delia Owens The Dictionary of Lost Words Pip Williams The Vanishing Half Brit Bennett Apples Never Fall Liane Moriarty The Labyrinth : a pastoral Amanda…

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Library on the Move at Strathmore

Have you heard? Moonee Valley Libraries has a brand new mobile library van! The Library on the Move brings all the very best of our library services to a neighbourhood near you. We are thrilled to be popping up on Woodland Street in Strathmore weekly from 18 January 2022, with more locations to be announced…

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Winners announced – Strange Days

The inaugural Moonee Valley Libraries writing award launched this year, to the theme of Strange Days. We received 200 entries from writers all over Victoria. The judging panel read all entries anonymously and were highly impressed by the quality and creativity of the writing. A shortlist of 10 was passed on to our guest judge,…

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Your Next Three Reads

Not sure what to read next? Let our reading experts pick your next three reads based on your reading preferences! Complete the online request form or ask for a paper form at your library branch and one of our staff members will curate a bag of three books just for you. You will be notified…

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Brain Buster Bags

Brain Buster Bags are back

You asked and we delivered – Brain Buster Bags are back! After the roaring of success of our curated bags of books for children during lockdown, they will be making an indefinite return to all branches. How does it work? Call your local branch 48 hours in advance of visiting the library and request a…

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Essential visitor information

Great news! All five of our library branches will be opening their doors on Wednesday 3 November, resuming standard operating hours. In line with State Government requirements, visitors to our library spaces will need to check in and show proof of double vaccination status on entry, unless a medical exemption is applicable. This applies to all…

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Libraries Going Cashless

Libraries Going Cashless

Over coming months Moonee Valley Libraries will be introducing a new payment system for printing and photocopying at our library branches. The intention is to move toward a cashless transaction approach. This will streamline current processes and improve ease-of-use. Council is still in the process of selecting exactly which system to go with. This is…

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Library on the Move

Moonee Valley Libraries has a brand new mobile library van! Library on the Move is our newest outreach project. As Covid-19 related restrictions ease you will find Library on Move roaming Woodland Street in Strathmore, where you can borrow books, try out some tech, and chat to us about all things library. After this, we…

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