Welcome to Cockburn Libraries, a great place to connect to ideas, inspiration, learning and the community.

The City of Cockburn has three libraries; Coolbellup, Spearwood and Success. Each library offers an exciting and ever changing collection of items, as well as a calendar of interesting events, activities and programs for all ages and interests.

Become a member

If you aren’t already a member of the Cockburn Libraries, it is time to Join now. Sign up online or visit any of our three libraries.

Please bring a valid form of official identification showing your current address, such as a driver’s licence or your rates notice, when you come to collect your card.

Please Note: Children under 16 years must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who will sign the membership form on their behalf.


Borrow from a wide selection of items:

  • Books including new releases and large print titles
  • Movies and documentaries
  • Music
  • Magazines
  • Audiobooks
  • Children’s literature
  • Books in many languages


  • eBooks, eMagazines and eAudiobooks
  • Streaming movies and documentaries
  • Children’s resources
  • Community information
  • Genealogy and history

You can borrow up to 20 items for a maximum of three weeks, in addition to any digital items. Please present your library card when borrowing items.

Loans can be renewed via our website, by phone or by visiting the library. Items can be returned to any of our three libraries.

Please Note: An after hours return chute is only available at Spearwood Library.

You can view your library account online, 24/7; all you need is your library card and password.

Get Involved

Cockburn Libraries offer a range of events, activities and programs for all ages and interests.


  • Storytime
  • Pram Jams
  • School holiday programs
  • Lego clubs

Visit our Events for Kids and Regular Programs for kids pages for more latest events, activities and programs for kids.


  • Author talks and guest speakers
  • Cooking demonstrations
  • Tech Help – iPads, iPhones and computers
  • Singing classes, book and writing clubs
  • Language conversation groups

Visit our Events for Adults and Regular programs for Adults pages for more latest events, activities and programs for Adults.


Make sure you keep up to date with all the great events, activities and programs on offer at Cockburn Libraries.

Sign up to our eNewsletter and blogs or Follow us on our social media.

Other Services

Cockburn Libraries offer a range of services, including:

  • Free computer use, Internet and WiFi
  • Tech Help – 30 minute sessions to increase your knowledge of computers and mobile technology.
  • Home library service – for people unable to leave their homes.
  • Printing and scanning

Please Contact Us for more information.