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Ryde Library

Due to the NSW Government's current stay-at-home orders, all City of Ryde Libraries will be closed until further notice.

Library2U and Home Library Services have also been suspended. We apologise for any inconvenience.

All items on loan have been extended until further notice. If you have reserved an item, it will be held for you.

After hours chutes will be open at Top Ryde and West Ryde libraries only.  

We encourage our library members to utilise the Online Library to access a large range of electronic books, audiobooks, magazines and newspapers from home. 

1 Pope Street, Ryde NSW 2112 (cnr Pope and Devlin Streets, within Top Ryde City Shopping Centre)

Phone: 9952 8352 

Opening Hours

Monday: 10.00am - 8.00pm
Tuesday: 10.00am - 8.00pm
Wednesday: 10.00am - 8.00pm
Thursday: 10.00am - 9.00pm
Friday: 10.00am - 8.00pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 5.00pm
Sunday: 2.00pm - 5.00pm 


Facilities include:

  • Free WiFi
  • Public Access Computers (Internet, MS Office)
  • Disabled toilet facilities
  • Baby change facilities
  • Hearing Loop installed
  • Wheelchair access
  • Grand Piano (view guidelines(PDF, 294KB)
  • 1 study room (maximum 4 people). Bookings essential
  • 2 small study rooms (maximum 3 people). Bookings essential

Please contact library staff to book. Bookings 7 days in advance only. 

View the general list of facilities available at all libraries.


All regular activities and programs are suspended until further notice. You can find a range of online resources and activities for children on our Kids’ Online Resources page, or visit our Online Library to access a fantastic range of electronic resources.

We have moved our intermediate English Conversation Classes online. Adult learners who speak first languages other than English can now enjoy learning English from the comfort of their own home.


JP Services at the City of Ryde Libraries will commence from 3 May. For a list of local community centres offering JP services in the local Ryde area and surrounding local government areas, please see our JP Services page. Otherwise visit the JP Public Register for a list of JPs in your local area.

Last updated on 2 August 2021