||Queenstown Public Library was officially opened on 30 April 1970 by Singaporeís Minister Mentor, Mr Lee Kuan Yew, who was Prime Minister then. The library was closed for upgrading work on 4 February 2003 and officially reopened on 31 October 2003 by Associate Professor Koo Tsai Kee, Senior Parliamentary Secretary for the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of National Development, and Member of Parliament for Tanjong Pagar GRC.
Covering an area of 3,349 square metres, the library was the Republicís first full-time branch library. On 7 October 1987, Queenstown Public Library became the first public library in the National Library Boardís network to have its library services online. The library serves the residents of Alexandra, Bukit Timah, Buona Vista, Clementi, Commonwealth, Dover, Ghim Moh, Holland, Pasir Panjang, Queenstown, Tanglin Halt and Ulu Pandan.