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Opening hours

Please note that we are closed on public holidays.


Opening hours

Research Library

Monday: 10am to 5pm
Tuesday: 10am to 7pm
Wednesday to Friday: 10am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday: 12 to 5pm


Monday to Friday: 8am to 4pm
Saturday: 12 to 4pm

Spence Foyer
Mortlock Chamber

Monday: 9am to 5pm
Tuesday: 9am to 7pm
Wednesday to Friday: 9am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday: 12 to 5pm

Institute Building
Includes our resident organisations,
the Circulating Library,
and the Ante-chamber gallery.

Monday to Friday: 10am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday: 12 to 5pm

Symon Library
Located on level three of the Mortlock Wing.

By appointment

Self Service Hub
State Library Gallery
Closed from 3 April due to building works.

Venue closures

The State Library occasionally hosts or stages events, which sees some areas closed from time to time.

The Mortlock Wing will be closed on:

  • Thursday 26 October at 3pm
  • Monday 30 October closed to install the giant Christmas tree.

Cafe and resident organisations

View the State Library Cafe and resident organisations details.

Do you have a question?

Give us a call

Phone: (08) 8207 7250
Toll free for regional SA: 1800 182 013
Overseas callers: +61 8 8207 7250

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Send us mail, fax or email

Our postal address is:

GPO Box 419
Adelaide SA 5001

Fax: (08) 8124 1443