Announcement (Released on 12th September 2016)

The Japan Foundation, Sydney is seeking a new library administration system to replace the current system whose system support is to terminate in December 2016.

Any interested vendors, please contact us by email to
Please include the project name "JFSY Library Administration System" in the subject of the email, and we will reply to you with particulars for submitting tenders.

Deadline of tender submissions: 27th September 2016, 5pm in Sydney Australia.

Welcome to the Library!
Come and visit our library which boasts over 17,000 Japan-related items. Our collection features a range of material including fiction, non-fiction, manga, DVDs, music CDs and extensive language resources.

There is plenty of open reading space and our panoramic floor to ceiling windows offer a magnificent view overlooking the new Central Park precinct. Plus we are constantly adding new items and so there is always a reason drop by to browse or borrow.

Visit our Tumblr blog for book reviews, pictures and news.


Level 4, Central Park
28 Broadway
Chippendale NSW 2008
Lift access to level 4 (No escalators to level 4)

Opening Hours Mon to Fri: 10am – 6pm (closed on 3 October)
Selected Sat*: 10am – 3pm
Saturday opening schedule: 1 October, 22 October, 12 November

Returns Chute
After-hours returns chute is located at the entrance of the library and available 7 days a week from 8am to 8pm.
Telephone (02) 8239 0011