New electronic resources at Lithgow Library

RB Digital

Lithgow Library is thrilled to be able to bring to you, RB Digital, our new electronic resources supplier. Library members have free access to the most recent audiobooks, magazines and eBooks on their devices 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

With access to 118 magazine titles, over 1000 audiobooks and eBooks, readers are ensured of finding something to suit their tastes.  To access RB Digital you will need to be a library member. Membership is free and takes only a few minutes.  Once you are a member go to the library website and follow the links to get up and running with RB Digital.


Vision Statement

“Lithgow Library Learning Centre - a place to inspire lifelong learning, enrich and build community”.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Lithgow Library Learning Centre is to:

  • be a place that celebrates knowledge and learning
  • be open, inviting and relevant
  • support lifelong learning for all members of our community
  • support the historical understanding of our community
  • provide a comfortable, safe and welcoming environment

Library Closure

Lithgow, Wallerawang and Portland libraries will not open on Wednesday 18th March and will remain closed until further notice as a precautionary measure due to Covid 19 Coronavirus. No loans or other services will be available during the closure period. The RB Digital electronic catalogue will remain open and the libraries will be able to take telephone and email inquiries as usual during their normal opening hours. Please phone 6352 9100 for further information

Library News

Covid 19 Response
Lithgow City Council’s priority is the health of our staff, and the health of our community, and we are focused on continuing to safely deliver essential services to the community. Council takes ... Read more
Listen Up!! at Lithgow Library Learning Centre
Have you heard a good book recently? For the month of March, your local Library will be showcasing its extensive collection of audio (talking) books. Did you know that Lithgow, Portland and Wall... Read more
Art Exhibitions at Lithgow Library during March
Lithgow Library will be hosting inspiring art works by both Roderick Heath & Prue Mogg during March. Roderick Heath is a local writer and artist who looks for a subject that's both technically ... Read more

Book Reviews

Tibetan Dress in Amdo and Kham by Gina Corrigan
This is a beautiful and remarkable book about the textiles and fashions in the Tibetan regions of Amdo and Kham. It would appeal to anyone interested in people of the world, particularly spinners, wea... Read more
A Walk in the Bush
A Walk in the Bush By Gwyn Perkins. A delightful stroll through the Australian bush, this picture book has just been named Picture Book of the Year by the Children’s Book Council of Austra... Read more
Insomniac City
Insomniac City By Bill Hayes Bill Hayes came to New York City in 2009 with a one-way ticket and only the vaguest idea of how he would get by. But, at forty-eight years old, having spent deca... Read more


All events have been cancelled until the reopening of the libraries