State Library of South Australia

The State Library of South Australia

The State Library of South Australia is the largest public reference library in South Australia with a collection focus on South Australian information and general reference material for information and research purposes.

The State Library:

  • Provides information, research and referral services for the community,
  • Actively collects, preserves and gives access to the state's documentary heritage (both historical and contemporary),
  • Provides public programs which enhance the cultural life of the state,
  • Provides support to the South Australian public libraries network, and cooperates with other state and interstate agencies to enhance economic, educational and social benefits of the state.

Please note that the State Library's collections are not for loan and must be used on site at the State Library.

Some materials are available on inter-library loan; ask at your public library.

Visit the State Library's website at:

Public Library Services: T: +61 8 8348 2311 | F: +61 8 8223 0964
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