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Prospect Library was opened in 1980 by late author Colin Thiele. It is housed in the heritage building of the former Nailsworth Public School built in 1881.

Opening Hours

Monday: Closed 
Tuesday: 9am to 8:30pm 
Wednesday: 9am to 6pm 
Thursday: 9am to 6pm 
Friday: 9am to 6pm 
Saturday: 9am to 4pm 
Sunday: 2pm to 5pm
Closed Public Holidays    


Thomas Street Centre
1 Thomas Street
Nailsworth SA
Ph: 8342 8170
Fax: 8342 2171

How to Join

Membership of the Prospect Library service is available free of charge.

To obtain a library card you need to provide satisfactory proof of identification - a photographic ID with your current address on an official document. If no photographic ID is possible, then two official documents with your current address are required to be sighted.

Your library card may be used at all SA Public Libraries.

If you are under 18 years, signature of parent/guardian is required.

To apply for Membership, and are not already a member of any SA Public Library, click on the link below and add your details, and come into Prospect Library to sign and pick up your library card.

Please click here to apply for membership

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