Springvale Library

By Thearchdrive on 02 January, 2024
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📸 John Gollings

The library is beautifully designed with great spaces for work or study both indoors and outdoors, along with a spacious kids’ area. There are numerous books to choose from, and cozy reading corners add to the appeal. The staff is also very friendly and helpful, and there’s a fantastic playground outside.

Springvale Library is integrated into the Springvale Community Hub, a contemporary facility that boasts cutting-edge technologies and equipment. The library provides flexible community meeting spaces, a customer service area, and ample parking. The outdoor green spaces are thoughtfully landscaped, offering opportunities for various passive and active recreational activities, community events, and social gatherings.

Within the library, members can enjoy complimentary computer access, free Wi-Fi, designated study areas, and an extensive collection that includes numerous items in community languages.


Is Springvale Library free?

Springvale Library has consistently been open to the public at no cost and continues to be freely accessible to all residents of Victoria. Upon joining our Access membership for free, you’ll unlock a wealth of information, including thousands of electronic resources, books, photos, artworks, maps, and more, all available within the library. Additionally, you’ll have the opportunity to tap into the expertise of our knowledgeable librarians who are available to assist with your inquiries and provide research support. Registering allows you to become a valued member of the community.

Springvale Library opening hours

Springvale Library welcomes visitors with convenient hours throughout the week.

Monday – Friday: 9:00 am-9:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00 am-5:00 pm


The Springvale Library offers a comprehensive range of amenities for the convenience and comfort of its patrons:

  • Accessible Toilets
  • Air-conditioning and Heating
  • AV Equipment, including electronic screens, data-projectors, TV, speakers
  • Carpeted Floors
  • Chairs and Tables
  • Inviting Surroundings (Gardens/Bushland)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • On-site Car Parking
  • Prayer Room

Borrowing, Renewing, and Returning

To inquire about booking a room at Springvale Library, please contact the library directly.


Members of the library have the option to borrow a maximum of 40 items per card, which can include up to 10 DVDs or CDs and 20 magazines. The borrowing period for these items is three weeks.


Items are eligible for two renewals unless they are overdue or reserved for other members. Automatic renewal will occur unless an item has already been renewed twice or is on hold for other members.

For in-person renewals, you can visit the library, contact 1300 630 920 during operating hours, or utilize the online catalog or Libraries Victoria app.


You can return items 24/7 to any Greater Dandenong Library branch or any other library participating in Libraries Victoria, seven days a week.

Book a Room

Springvale Library provides meeting rooms that can be utilized or booked in advance. These rooms are equipped with technology suitable for meetings, studying, or connecting with others online. While the rooms are available for free, certain conditions may apply. To access these facilities, it is advisable to check with the library staff for specific details on booking procedures, conditions of use, and any additional information that may be relevant to ensure a seamless experience.

Conditions of Use:

  • Library Membership: A valid library membership is necessary to use the meeting rooms.
  • Maximum Occupancy: Up to four people can use a room per session.
  • Time Limits: Specific time limits apply to bookings to ensure fair access for all users.
  • Booking Requirement: Bookings are essential for meeting room use.

To make a booking, please contact library staff or call 1300 630 920 during opening hours.

Room Features:

  • Audio-Visual Technology: Enjoy the latest audio-visual and presentation technology during your session.
  • Free WiFi: Stay connected with complimentary WiFi available in the meeting rooms.
  • Well-Appointed and Private: The rooms are well-appointed, providing a quiet and private space for your activities.
  • Lift Access: Convenient lift access is available to reach level one.

For a seamless experience, familiarize yourself with these conditions and take advantage of the excellent features offered by Springvale Library’s meeting rooms.

Library Cafe

Step into the Springvale Library Cafe, a haven of literary indulgence, offering a delightful array of freshly brewed coffees, teas, and tempting snacks in a warmly inviting atmosphere, enriching your reading or working experience with comfort and flavor.

Can you eat in the Springvale library?

Within the library’s premises, there is a welcoming cafe strategically positioned on a lower level, offering patrons an inviting environment to relax, socialize, and enjoy a variety of refreshments as they immerse themselves in the library experience.

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