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 Online Services – Survey

The community is being asked to participate in an on-line survey about their experiences with the online services offered by Lithgow City Council Library.

Lithgow Library Learning Centre has been actively working to support the community through the Covid-19 service closure by promoting its extensive range of on-line library resources.

It is now possible to join online, watch a movie, read or listen to a book, learn a new language, join a book club and even listen to storytime.

The Library is now looking for your feedback through this short survey, so that our service will continue to improve. To access the survey go to


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

Library Services Update
Lithgow Library Learning Centre is pleased to announce the partial re-opening of its services from Monday 1 June in line with the NSW Government’s relaxation of social gathering regulations. Lith... Read more
Library Services Update
Lithgow Library Learning Centre has been actively working to support the community through the Covid-19 service closure. The Library Team has improved access to library resources, and overall long-ter... Read more
Books & Bites Moves Online
Lithgow Library Learning Centre has moved the “Books & Bites Book Club” to a new virtual format using the Zoom App to connect and engage with Books & Bites Book Club members. Book Club ... 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