Day of Action

campaign-poster-A3Parramatta City Library will join all NSW public libraries for the community funding campaign on 5 December 2014 – Day of Action. If you are an avid reader and a library lover, you can help.

Everyone is invited to join us for a free morning tea at 11:30am – 12 pm, at all Parramatta City Library branches.

Your support is important and it will enable us to continue providing free library services and equal access to information, and many more.

Classic Beach Books List

allFrom its 52 titles, ABC’s ‘The Book Club’ has collected the top votes and has announced its ten classic beach books. Parramatta City Library has all titles available for loan, including talking book and ebook formats.

According to the program the classic beach book are those book that ‘You see them everywhere, in caravan parks, holiday houses, milk bars, by the pool and on the beach. Those dog-eared favourites, encrusted with sand, salt and sunscreen, begging to be read time and time again. Those books that you associate with good times—even if they weren’t, technically, good books.’