What is Zinio
Zinio for Libraries, the world’s largest newsstand, offers full colour, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Browse from your library’s collection of popular titles with no holds, no loan periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. more>>>
For families and organisations. Access online with your WA public or state library card. Story Box features engaging online Australian stories read by some of Australia's finest storytellers. https://storyboxlibrary.com.
For pre-schoolers, every Thursday and Friday 10.30-11.30 during school terms. Stories followed by simple craft. No need to book, just drop in.
It is Rhyme Time @ Bassendean Library
Special Story time session for babies 0-18 months every Wednesday 11.00am during school term.
Better Beginnings - Family Literacy Program now available in Bassendean
This exciting program, promotes to all parents the importance of reading, rhyming and talking to your baby.
Calling all collectors and hobby enthusiasts!
The Library has exhibition wall space and two lockable display cases available for local artists and groups to exhibit art, craft and collections.
Contact Jill, Marie or Renata 9279 2966 for more details.
The BorrowBox mobile apps are available for you to use!
For Apple users, visit the iTunes App store and search for ‘BorrowBox’.
For Android users, visit the Google Play store and search for ‘BorrowBox’
Once you have installed the app on their device search for the library name in the Library field provided then login with the password Library.
A display is in the Library with information guides and bookmarks for you to take home.
The Poppy Project
RSLWA saw an opportunity to bring severalpoppy projects together in 2014 and 2015. People from allover Australia aremaking and contributing knitted, crocheted,felt and satin poppies.
More information on the project and patterns are available at http://5000poppies.wordpress
The poppies will be displayed in the Library from November 2014.
If your organisation is taking part in a poppy project we would love to have your support with any paper, knitted and material poppies that you can spare. Bring them to the Library anytime. more>>>
The Bassendean Library, the Word. The new edition is out now, simply click on this LINK.
DVDs and CDs
New DVDs & CDs are added to our collection every month. Click here to view the list or drop in to the library to check our shelves.
For the month of December/ Januarydisplays are: