Richmond Tweed Regional Library


The library offers a wide variety of facilities, services and programs across the region.

Human Library


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Lismore Library

First Friday of every month between 11am and 1pm


Lismore's Human Library, the first of its kind in Australia, aims to encourage understanding between people and to build social cohesion in the community.

Our latest Human Library talk with former Mayor of Lismore, Jenny Dowell.
More to come soon!

'Living Books' also visit local aged care facilities on a bi-monthly schedule. Other sessions are held by arrangement either in the library, or at other locations such as schools.


Lismore's Human Library Award

Lismore Area Librarian, Lucy Kinsley PSM,
receiving a multicultural award for the first Human Library in Australia.