More Than Books

With an extensive offering of events, activities, resources and facilities, Douglas Libraries have something for everyone in the community.

Library Resources & Facilities:

PC’s available for public use and Study Space:

Both Mossman and Port Douglas have study spaces available, and computers for free public use.
Mossman: 8 PC’s available | Port Douglas: 3 PC’s available
The libraries have free Wi-Fi and power-points.
Printing is available for a fee. Enquire at the library.

E-Resources and Audiobooks:

Visit the catalogue of resources

Events and Activities:

Douglas Libraries run a full and engaging events calendar including trivia nights, school holiday activities, story times for little ones, our new No-Fuss Book club, and more. Keep an eye out on our What’s On page for upcoming events.

Home Library Services:

Douglas Libraries are now trialling a home library service.  The service involves contactless drop off to aged care facilities and vulnerable persons. Please contact us if you would like to learn more.

The Hub:

Located in Mossman Library, The Hub is an interactive digital board for family-friendly games, internet access, and Douglas Shire detailed maps.  Come in and have a game of air hockey at the library!

Learning Opportunities:

Linked In Online Services
University of the Third Age
– Other classes hosted at Douglas Libraries
– Kids classes

Local History Catalogue:

The Local History collection is housed at Mossman Library and contains titles that relate to the Douglas Shire and areas to the north of the Shire. The collection includes books, photographs and general information on the history, culture, environment and development of the Shire as well as locally authored and published material. For more information visit our Local History Page.

We also have an online collection, accessible from anywhere. Click here to view it.

Meeting Room:
There is a private meeting room available for hire at the Mossman Library. Click here for more.

Local History
Meeting Room at Mossman Library
Events & Activities
Baby and toddler classes