Ask a Librarian at the Northern Territory Library

The Northern Territory Library provides a prompt, efficient and professional service to help clients with their reference queries.
Ask a question by completing our Online Reference Enquiry Form.

Check the Knowledge Base first
This database contains many FAQs about the NT and other subjects that have already been answered by Northern Territory Library staff. The database is regularly updated, can be searched by keyword, and all information is referenced from authoritative sources.

Research and Reference Services

  • Clients can visit the library where helpful staff are on hand at the information desks located on levels 1 and 2.
  • Remote access to the Reference Services is also available.
  • Northern Territory Public Library card holders can also access eResources which may help answer some queries.
  • Staff are available to help clients access  the Library's comprehensive resource collections. These comprise the Reference Collection on level 2, which includes dictionaries, encyclopaedias, indexes and travel guides and the General Collection on level 1, which consists of more than 100,000 volumes covering a wide range of subjects.