The Research Library is a space where researchers can visit to collaborate and work with trained professionals to get family history advice, training in research skills and use library reference services. The library also provides researchers with access to books, newspapers, maps, online databases and reports relating to Parramatta and the surrounding district. In addition it maintains a large back catalogue of microfilm, microfiche and provides free public computers.
We are generally open Monday to Saturday - 9am to 4pm, however the library is currently closed as per NSW Public Health Orders. You can still us contact online!
If you want to contact one of our Research Team please send us a message through our online enquiry form.
For Visitor Information about the Parramatta Region please call 02 8839 3311 or visit the Information Centre website.
Please note: The Research and Collections team provide up to 1 hours research for each individual Information request. For requests that may take longer than this time please refer to our fees and charges (Page 11, 2.1 and 2.2), there is a maximum of 5 enquiries per individual per calendar year. We will provide a response to each request within 5 working days.
Please allow 5 working days for requests to access material from the Research Library Stack, Cultural Collections, Council and Community Archives Collections.