General Services

Reference and Enquiry Services

You are welcome to ring or visit the library for assistance in accessing information within the resources of the library.

AV Previewing Facilities

Because there is an extensive range of audiovisual resources, the library provides viewing and listening facilities to allow previewing before borrowing.

Recommend a Title

Library members may recommend a title to be included in the collection via the Recommend a title form.

School and Parish Services

Copyright Services (CEWA Schools Only)

If you need help navigating the School copyright maze or just have a question about copyright licenses for schools, this guide may be of help to you.

For urgent assistance, you may wish to email the CEWA Copyright Officer.

Catholic Schools Courier Service (CEWA Schools Only)

School staff may ask to borrow directly from the Library or to use the courier service which operates each week of the school term.

Items requested from the library can be sent to your school on Friday each week during school term.

Can’t get to us? Don’t despair.  Email with details of the items before Thursday and you will receive the item (subject to availability) on Friday the same week.

Orientation Visits

School staff and Catechist groups are welcome to book an orientation visit to the library to hear about our resources and services.

Parish Bulk Loan Service

Parishes in both the metropolitan and rural areas are welcome to request a bulk loan of resources on special topics such as sacraments, family and parenting, introduction to theology, spirituality, faith formation and parish management.