Woodvale Library


Woodvale is a light and spacious, purpose-built library that opened on 13 November 1991. It is a short walk from the Woodvale Shopping Centre, Woodvale RSL and Woodvale Community Care Centre. Young visitors can enjoy the dedicated fantasy children’s area, complete with Dewey the Gargoyle and Archibald the Dragon. Woodvale is open plan in design, yet contains dedicated zones to showcase the library resources and comfortable seating, study and internet areas.

Facilities and services


  • Wheelchair access
  • Bike racks
  • Disabled/pram/seniors parking
  • Hearing loop
  • Accessible public toilets
  • After hours return chute
  • Books on Wheels Service
  • Evacuation plan




Your Libraries act as venues to view some of the City’s current Public Art Collection such as paintings, photography, mosaics, murals and sculptures. Take a tour of the art collection on display in the Joondalup Library and Local History/Reference area or search the City’s register.