Library

If you are looking for a quiet place to read, write and reflect, visit our community hub: the Writers Victoria library.

Our library is located on the third floor of The Wheeler Centre, right next to our office. The library is open between 10am and 4pm on weekdays.

Explore our shelves and you will find:

Reference books

We have a range of reference books available to read on site or for purchase. Our industry reference books include 'The Australian Writers' Marketplace,' which lists all publishers and agents in Australia.

Journals

Our comprehensive range will help you keep up to date with the literary scene. Enjoy 'Meanjin', 'GRANTA', 'Overland' and the 'Australian Book Review', among others.

Professional writing guides

Learn more about plot, characterisation and genre. Members have access to more than two hundred books written for professionals and beginners that address aspects of the craft of writing including 'Writing Your Life' by Patricia Charpentier.

Novels, Biography, Poetry and Plays

Settle into a comfy chair and tuck into some prize-winning fiction, non-fiction and more. There’s even a whole bookshelf of books written by Writers Victoria members.

Competitions

You can also visit the Writers Victoria library to have a look at the competitions folder, which is kept up to date with writing competitions and opportunities.