Mobile & Home Library

The City of Playford Library offers a Mobile & Home Library Service making visiting the Library even easier. Below is some information about both of these services.

Mobile Library Service

What does this service provide?

The Mobile provides a wide selection of library materials including:

  • Books (Children, Teenage & Adult)
  • DVDs
  • CDs
  • Magazines

Where does it go?

The Mobile library operates on a fortnightly basis visiting...

  • Shopping Centres (including Angle Vale, Virginia and One Tree Hill)
  • Nursing Homes
  • Retirement Villages

Please refer to the map and timetable below for locations and visiting times.

On alternate fortnights the Mobile visits pre-schools and kindergartens helping to foster early literacy and establishing a link between young children and the library.

If you are located at a Pre-School or Kindergarten, please ask the driver for a separate timetable to visit your location.


Who has access?

All residents are eligible to join the Playford Library Service and to borrow from one of our branches or the Mobile Library.

Access to the Mobile library is by step or wheelchair ramp.

 
Contact:

Playford Library Service      PH: (08) 8256 0334      
E: library@playford.sa.gov.au

 

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Home Library Service

  

What is the Home Library Service?

The Home Library Service is provided free of charge for people living in the City of Playford who are unable to visit either the Elizabeth, Smithfield or Mobile library locations, due to difficulties associated with illness, age, frailty or disability. The Home Library Officer and Library Volunteers visit customers on a monthly basis on a designated day to provide them with library materials.

What is available?

A wide selection of materials are available for loan through the Home Library Service including; large print books, popular fiction and non fiction, paperback novels, magazines, DVDs, jigsaws and talking books.

Who is eligible?

The Home Library Service is available to customers who reside in the City of Playford who are unable to visit either the Elizabeth, Smithfield or Mobile library locations, due to difficulties with illness, age, frailty or disability. The Home Library Service is also suitable for carers who are unable to leave the home and for short term periods for those customers who have temporary illness or injury.

A medical certificate from a doctor or service provider needs to be provided.

When do we visit?

The Home Library Officer and Library Volunteers visit on a designated date and day once a month on either a Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday morning.

 

Contact

Playford Library Service      PH: (08) 8256 0334        E: library@playford.sa.gov.au

 

 

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