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Library Services

Services available at Victor Harbor Public Library

Available for loan

  • Fiction and non fiction books
  • DVDs / Blu-ray discs
  • Compact discs
  • Computer games
  • Magazines
  • Large print books
  • Audio books
  • Books in other languages
  • Language learning kits
  • Jigsaw puzzles
  • eBooks

For use within the library

  • Online catalogue
  • Reference collection
  • Local History collection
  • Oral History Interviews
  • Newspapers
  • Photocopier
  • Board games
  • Internet computers
  • Wireless internet access

Other Services

  • Encounter Rhyme & Storytime 9:45 am - 10:30 am Tuesday and 10:30 am to 11:15 am every Wednesday during school term. Suitable for children aged 0-6 years. The Wednesday session is a repeat of the Tuesday session. Adult supervision required at all times and bookings are essential via our Events page
  • School Holiday Program is run every school holidays.
  • Young Adult and Primary School Aged Book Clubs run fortnightly, Wednesday 3.45 - 4.30pm, throughout the school term.
  • Family History Help Volunteers from the Encounter Bay Family History Group give one on one help researching your family history. Every Monday, 1 pm - 3 pm. Bookings essential. Call the Library on 8551 0730.
  • Computer training Book into a free session Monday to Friday for 1 to 1 general tech tutoring (anything from touch devices (eg iPhone), to laptops, to general computing).
  • Victor Harbor Chess Club Come and learn or practice you chess skills at the meeting of the Victor Harbor Chess Club. Every Wednesday from 1 pm - 4 pm in the Library. Complete beginners welcome and no booking necessary.
  • Scrabble Club Every Monday in the Library at 1pm there is a friendly, casual scrabble group that meets to enjoy a game or two. Beginners and new players welcome.

Other events are held several times throughout the year. Events are advertised so check out our events page https://vhlibrary.eventbrite.com.au, The Times newspaper, and our library Facebook page. Fliers will also be available from the Circulation Desk.