The National Association provides funding to support Branch libraries; ensuring up-to-date resources are available for members.

NSW has a fully functioning library containing books and magazines on a wide range of textile arts. An updated catalogue will be online soon.

You may borrow in person when attending Branch or Social Meetings held at Epping. Three books may be borrowed, with three magazines counting as one book. Books borrowed at meetings are due for return on the 1st of the month, after which they were borrowed.

The NSW librarian can also post items to members, with the return cost paid by the member. Postage must be by registered mail. Items should be returned within six weeks after notification of their dispatch.

Borrowing books by post:

  1. Members email requests to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Include your full name and postal address.
  2. An email will be sent when items are dispatched.
  3. Return address for items via registered post is ATASDA, PO Box 426, Pennant Hills NSW 1715.

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