Dusty libraries stuffed with shelves of long-forgotten books, where silence was ordered and imagination limited, are a thing of the past. The best modern libraries are beautifully designed, high-tech, and alive with possibilities. Some even have slippery slides.
Whether you’re looking for a quiet corner to read in comfort, or want to immerse yourself in their rich resources, here’s our collection of Sydney’s top libraries. While many of them are currently closed, you can still get yor hands on some analog books with services allowing patrons to choose the books and resources they'd like to borrow, and then collect them from the library.
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