Life with kids in Sydney City
As well as an English language collection, Haymarket Library boasts the largest Chinese language book collection of any public library in Australia.
Free wireless internet. Public access computer. Scanning, printing and photocopying facilities.
Chinese Rhymetime and Bilingual Storytime;Bilingual Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft activitiesfor pre-schoolers. Stories are read in Mandarin and English. For ages 3-5. Fridays; 11-11.45am
Chinese Rhymetime is a an animated sing-along session in Mandarin for babies and toddlers. Both sessions support language development as well as providing a wonderful experience in sharing cultures. For ages 0-3. Fridays ;10-10.30am
The library also holds Indonesian, Thai and Vietnamese collections. Features Extensive Chinese language book collection (23,974 items). Large Thai (1,137 items), Vietnamese (873 items) and Indonesian (670 items) collections. Daily newspapers in English, Chinese and Vietnamese. Wide collection of magazines in Chinese and English. Constantly changing collection of books, CDs and DVDs.