Due to a system upgrade the online catalogue will be unavailable from 8.00pm Thursday 24 May through to 8.00am Friday 25 May.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

​​​Check out our What's On page to see all our upcoming events or subscribe to our Library Vibes Newsletter to be the first to know.

The City opened its first library in 1958, and now provides six libraries in convenient locations across the City: Dianella, Inglewood, Karrinyup, Mirrabooka, Osborne and Scarborough. For over 50 years, Stirling libraries have helped our community through education and entertainment as well as enriching family life and bringing people together irrespective of age, background or gender.

eSmart Libraries In addition to lending books, magazines, DVDs, ebooks and a wide range of other items, Stirling libraries offer:

  • ​Word processing, internet and email facilities
  • An informative and entertaining program of adult events
  • Children's activities, events and programs
  • An inter-library loan service
  • Adult Book Clubs
  • Meeting rooms for hire
  • Housebound books on wheels service
  • Online research databases
  • Comprehensive local history collection and
  • Mount Flora local history museum
  • FREE Wifi at all Stirling libraries during opening hours

National Simultaneous Storytime.

At 10.30am on Wednesday 23 May, a special storytelling of Hickory Dickory Dash by Tony Wilson and Laura Wood will be held at Karrinyup and Scarborough Library.


From Monday 21 May to Saturday 26 May 2018, all City of Stirling Libraries will reading Hickory Dickory Dash at their regular Storytime sessions.


More information about National Simultaneous Storytime can be found at https://www.alia.org.au/nss 


You can now pay your library fines online.

City of Stirling Libraries is proud to offer online payments. 

Payments for library fines and accounts can be made directly when you log into your library account at https://www.stirling.wa.gov.au/mylibrary.

Library in a Suitcase

These days, there's no need to stay in the Library if it's sunny outside.  Whether you're camping in your back yard or jetting off on a tropical holiday, City of Stirling Libraries can fit in your backpack, beach bag or suitcase.  Your library card means you can access thousands of eBooks, eAudio books and magazines through Overdrive, Bolinda and RB Digital. 


Feeling spoiled for choice?  Check out Good Reading Magazine for stories about the latest best-sellers and block-busters. 

Kids are covered with Tumblebooks and Storybox Library.

And if you are relaxing on a beach in Ko Samui, Mykonos or Saint-Tropez, brush up on the local lingo with Transparent Language.  All these services are available free with just your City of Stirling Library card.  Ask at your local City of Stirling Library for further details.