Library Services

Winton library is a provider of a public library service, offering a welcoming, inclusive and stimulating environment where a love of reading is nurtured, and a place where library users can meet their educational, information and recreational needs.

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Details:  
Street Address 76 Elderslie Street, Winton Qld 4735
Postal Address PO Box 288, Winton Qld 4735
Phone (07) 4657 0393
Email library@winton.qld.gov.au
Opening hours Monday - Friday: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 11.30am

Rural Libraries Queensland

Winton Shire Council is a participant in Rural Libraries Queensland – a collaboration between local councils and the State Library of Queensland to provide high quality public library services to rural Queensland’s people.

This partnership not only includes an extensive book collection it also encompasses E-Resources which are accessible to all our members.

Library members can download from home their choice of leisure and learning resources:

 

  • Audiobooks
  • Free Music
  • eBooks
  • Magazines 
  • Resources for children including National Geographic Kids.
  • Family history resources

There is something here for you!

Library eBookLibrary family history information

Rural Libraries Queensland Online Catalogue

The Rural Libraries Queensland online catalogue has a range of resources and services available to the 28 participating councils in the network. Library members can request items, renew loans and access online resources. All you require is a current library membership card and PIN number.

How to Join

Membership - Free and is open to all residents. 

Returns - Items can be returned to the library in opening hours or via the after-hours return chute.

To access the site please click on the following link Rural Libraries Queensland Online Catalogue.

Further Information

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi is available.

Computers

Computers - free of charge.

Printing

Printing, photocopying and scanning are available, fees apply.

First 5 Forever

The Winton Shire Council Library participates with the Universal Family Literacy Program, which is aimed to supporting a stronger language and literacy environment for children and babies (0-5years).

First5Forever is held each Friday morning 10.00 to 11.00am (excluding school holidays).

Library early reading classes

Workshops and Activities

Watch this space for upcoming events (2021)

Summer Reading Club

Monthly Adult Book Club

Library Club for Kids

Adult Technology Workshops