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  • Sydney Writers
    26 Apr 2019

    Sydney Writers' Festival: Live & Local

    One of Australia’s best-loved forums for literature, ideas and storytelling, Sydney Writers’ Festival will stream its headline events from Carriageworks in Sydney direct to Newcastle Libraries.
  • Classic Reads for ANZAC Day
    24 Apr 2019

    Classic Reads for ANZAC Day

    Looking for a good book to read after ANZAC Day? Check out our list of recommended classic war reads.
  • Inter Mental Infographic
    09 Apr 2019

    Inter Mental Infographic

    'Information is Beautiful' have published a new infographic outlining tech-induced behavioural disorders caused by our reliance on devices and need for instant gratification. How many do you recognise?
  • Earth Hour 2019
    29 Mar 2019

    Earth Hour 2019

    #Connect2Earth is a challenge to switch off during Earth Hour and reconnect with the natural environment.

  • Harmony Day
    21 Mar 2019

    Harmony Day

    Celebrate Australia’s cultural diversity this Harmony Day on the 21st of March.
  • Good Reading March issue out now
    11 Mar 2019

    Good Reading March issue out now

    Writer and activist Carly Findlay tells us about her memoir Say Hello, pre-election political reading lists and Trevor Shearston talks inspiration for Hare's Fur. New fiction, thrillers, true crime and much more in this issue of Good Reading magazine.
  • $80,000 grant for library digitisation lab
    26 Feb 2019

    $80,000 grant for library digitisation lab

    City of Newcastle today welcomed an $80,000 Metropolitan Public Library Grant to help build Newcastle Region Library’s first DX Digitisation Lab.
  • CPI for the December quarter released
    15 Feb 2019

    CPI for the December quarter released

    The Australian Bureau of Statistics have released the Consumer Price Index figures for the December 2018 quarter. The All Groups CPI rose 0.5%, compared with a rise of 0.4% in the September 2018 quarter.
  • RBdigital Comics Available Now!
    11 Feb 2019

    RBdigital Comics Available Now!

    RBdigital Comics brings the best comic titles from major brands to your smart phone, tablet or PC. Checkout and read the comics just like the paper version using the RBdigital app, or you can view them online in your browser.

  • Macquarie Dictionary Word of the Year 2018
    09 Feb 2019

    Macquarie Dictionary Word of the Year 2018

    The Macquarie Dictionary 'Committee's Choice' Word of the Year for 2018 is 'Me Too', while 'Single Use' took out the 'People's Choice' award. Check out the 15 short-listed words and their meanings, as well as previous Word of the Year winners. 
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