The New Success Library is now open!
It has been a long time coming, but on 24 September 2014 the new Success library opened its doors.
Some interesting facts about the New Success Library
- The new library will be some seven times larger than the existing shopfront library.
- Expect over 300,000 visitors per year.
- Increased opening hours.
- More books, more DVDs, more magazines, more space!
- over 1.6 km of book shelving.
- Over 30,000 books.
- Access to 20,000 eBooks.
- Access to 156 eMagazine titles.
- 3 times as many internet access PCs.
- Free wifi access.
- New programmes, groups and clubs to encourage community connection and celebrate diversity, literacy and continuous learning.
- Literary events in partnership with booksellers and authors.
- Meeting places for the community.
- Quiet areas for study.
- Anticipated new services such as Tax Help and Justice of the Peace.
- David’s very popular Pram Jams sessions for babies and their parents will now be held in the library, giving parents easy access to baby board books, as well as early literacy and parenting books and dvds.
- Space for more kids to come to storytimes.
- Book Stars club for primary school aged kids.
- Kids’ LEGO club.
The new Success Library opened this morning. Malcolm Armson – who is a regular face at the Cockburn Libraries, was our very first customer. The first children into the library,…
The New Success Library opening hours have changed New opening hours Monday: 9.00am – 7.00pm Tuesday: 9.00am – 7.00pm Wednesday: 9.00am – 7.00pm Thursday: 9.00am – 7.00pm Friday: 9.00am –…
The library won’t being opening next week, but here is a time lapse video of the some of the shelving being installed to keep you entertained. Hopefully we’ll be opening…
Last week, with the help of removalists, we packed up and moved all the books, DVDs, magazines and CDs out of the old Success Library in Cockburn Gateway Shopping City.