Multicultural services

Multicultural services
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Multicultural services

Multicultural collection

Marrickville Library & History Services holds collections in Greek, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Vietnamese and Arabic. These collections include books, DVDs, CDs, magazines and newspapers.

Items in other languages

The State Library of NSW holds collections in more than 40 community languages. These collections are loaned free of charge to the people of NSW through the public library network.

Request items here

Events

We regularly hold information events covering a wide area of subjects including: legal, tax, lifestyle and health. Events are held in English and CALD (Culturally and Linguistically Diverse) languages for accessibility.

Jobseeker workshopsMTC Australia

This seven session workshop will run in partnership with MTC Australia. It will help you develop skills to compete in the job market.

Course content will include:

  • Job searching
  • Understanding job ads
  • Writing resume and cover letter
  • Job interview 

Marrickville Town Hall, Ground Floor Meeting Room

25 September - 6 November every Thursday 2pm - 4pm

Bookings are essential call 9335 2162.

International Film ClubNational Film and Sound Archive

The International Film Club will screen movies from around the globe on the first Tuesday of each month, 10am - 1pm at Marrickville Town Hall. 

  • City of God - 7 October (Portuguese)
  • The Minder (El Custodio)  - 4 November (Spanish)
  • Twice a stranger - 2 December (Greek)

Please note: All films will be shown with English subtitles.

Everyone is welcome. For bookings call 9335 2173 or speak to library staff.

Multicultural services

For more information on services and resources offered click on the links below.

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