Are you ready for an adventure this school holidays?
Yes….?? then X marks the spot at South Burnett Libraries with the
Summer Reading Club!
The Summer Reading Club is an annual reading program run over the Christmas holidays. It is a combination of activities and events held at your local library along with an interactive literacy website featuring short stories, book reviews, games, and activities. To view the Summer Reading Club website visit:
For your chance to be part of the action and to pick up your awesome Summer Reading Club pack drop into your local library today!
South Burnett Libraries holiday closures
South Burnett Libraries will be closing early across the region on Friday 19 December 2014 as follows:
Blackbutt 11:30am|Kingaroy 12:30pm | Murgon 11:15am | Nanango 11:45am | Proston 11:15am | Wondai 12:00pm.
South Burnett Libraries will be closed over the Christmas period from 12:00pm Wednesday 24 December 2014 and reopen from Monday 5 January 2015.
Due to unforeseen circumstances the visit by author Ann Winter and the restored truck Fatty the Rat Rod to Kingaroy Library on Thursday 27th November 2014 had been cancelled.
Kingaroy Library is expecting to be able to reschedule this event in May 2015.
Borrow, download and enjoy eBooks and eAudiobooks from the comfort of your living room. Simply click here to download items to your computer, or install the BorrowBox app on your Apple iOS or Android device to select from the extensive list of bestselling eBooks and eAudiobooks. The app is available for free from the App Store or Google Play. You can read or listen all within the app and access your library wherever you go.
Featuring the very best of Australian and international authors, our diverse range of digital titles gives South Burnett Libraries members access to authors they have long admired, and opportunities to discover some they may not have read or listened to. This includes writers of the calibre of Matthew Reilly, Di Morrissey, Steig Larsson and Jeffrey Archer among others.
Whether you're hungry for fiction, business advice, biographies, lifestyle writing or stories for young adults and children, you're sure to find the perfect title to borrow.
Introducing a new way to browse our collections. Aurora vShelf allows you to visually browse our shelves by classification or call number. Simply click on a title to view details and don't forget to login first (using your existing library catalogue login) if you wish to reserve an item. Learn more about vShelf here.
View Historical Photographs of the South Burnett
Local history is growing in popularity in the South Burnett. We are pleased to bring you the Virtual Gallery a photographic catalogue storing digitised historical images of the South Burnett.
Please understand it will take some time for library staff to input the vast array of photographic material available. Current photos in the Virtual Gallery are of Nanango region. Library staff wish to thank the Nanango Local History Volunteers (Daun, Robyn and Jan) for the time and dedication they have given to this project.