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Library Catalogue  

View the online catalogue to renew, reserve or request a library item

Library quote of the week 

A library is a place that is a repository of information and gives every citizen equal access to it. That includes health information. And mental health information. It's a community space. It's a place of safety, a haven from the world. Neil Gaiman

Connect to Reading

Dad's Read 


10 minutes a day makes a difference....continue reading


Children's Book Week

The theme of Children’s Book Week (16–22 August) this year is ‘Connect to Reading’.

The shortlist for the CBCA Book of the Year has been announced and, as ever, we are excited!

There are some really fantastic selections on the list this year, and we are always happy when there is a mixture of well established and up-and-coming creative talent.

Visit the Children's Book Council of Australia website to view the 2014 shortlisted titles and 2013 book award winners 

Date Claimers

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Exhibition of Banners highlights the defence of the Pacific 

Atherton library is hosting a small display of banners highlighting the northern mobilisation of riflemen aboard the 'Kanowna' August 1914 .....continue reading 


Seniors Week

Seniors Week is an opportunity for Queenslanders of all ages to join together and celebrate the valuable contribution of older people.
In 2014, Seniors Week will be celebrated from 16–24 August.

Tablelands Library Service invites all seniors to visit their local branch, join in the celebrations and learn about our resources and services.

Atherton Library invites all seniors to enjoy a cuppa, a fun quiz and a tour of the library with a focus on the WW1 banners.

When: Friday 22 August


RSVP: 4091 2229


Changes to Library Opening Hours 

Library Branch opening hours have changed. Click here for a printable list of the new hours 


Book Awards

2014 Miles Franklin Award winner  

Reserve your copy today 



2014 Australian Book Industry Awards

2014 Australian Book Industry Winners


Other Book Awards  

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Find a Library

The 7 libraries located within the Tablelands region providie an extensive variety of books, eResources, DVDs, music CDs, magazines, audio books, newspapers and jigsaws.


New titles

View new titles added to our collection over the past 2 months. Just click on 'New Titles' under 'Navigation'  

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Join the smart phone revolution! The LibAnywhere app allows you to browse the online catalogue easily on your iPhone or Android device.
Download the free
iTunes or Android app


Use your Smartphone as your Library Card                                        

Free apps like CardStar, Stocard and Key Ring let you store your library card barcode on your phone. Click here for details 


Perform your own Home Energy Audit

Want to save power and money at home?

Power-Mate%20Lite.jpgYou can now borrow a Home Energy kit free of charge from any Tablelands Library branch.

The Home Energy kit will measure which appliances use the most power in your home and provide you with ideas and easy steps to save money and reduce our impact on the environment  .....read more    






Last Modified: Wednesday 20 August 2014