Library Services & Author Events

11th November 2020

Clare & Gilbert Valleys Library Service

Clare and Saddleworth Library are open regular opening hours. The Auburn library remains closed.

Opening Hours


Tuesday to Friday    10am - 6pm

Saturdays                 10am - 1pm

Opening Hours


Tuesday to Friday   9am - 5pm (Closed for lunch 12.30pm - 1pm)

Saturday                  9.30am - 12pm

Services available

Holds can be placed on books, DVDs, audiobooks and magazines from all SA Libraries –

Online borrowing of e-books and e-magazines is available through the digital library service – for the direct link to eBooks and online resources –

For events and at-home learning resources go to the library Facebook page – and

Baby bounce and rhyme time for 0-2-year-olds and their families is held Tuesday at 10 am in the Clare Town Hall Function room.

From Tuesday 13th Oct and during school term time Toddler Tales story and craft time for 2-5-year-olds will return at 10.30 am following Baby Bounce in the Town Hall Function room.

When visiting the Library patrons should

  • Use hand sanitiser provided before entering the Library.
  • Maintain physical distancing of 1.5m
  • PC use limited to 30 mins or less
  • Limit visit to a maximum of 2 hours (30min browse and borrow time recommended)

Phone the Clare Library 8842 3817 or Saddleworth Library 88474096 during opening hours for assistance.