Newcastle Libraries are literary, educational and recreational centres for the Newcastle community. As well as lending a range of materials we conserve historical collections, host events and activities, support community education and provide resources for our growing multicultural community. Access PCs and WiFi at all of our branches, or search our catalogue or eLibrary from anywhere at anytime. Best of all it’s free!

Hours & Locations

Our libraries provide lending and information services, access to online resources, as well as activities for all members of our community. View the contact details of our network of branches and our opening hours.

Our Branches

Newcastle Libraries operates a network of branch libraries with comprehensive collections, contemporary facilities, community spaces and activities for all members of our community.

Our Facilities

Library members and visitors can access our WiFi and public use PCs, as well as print, scan, copy and fax at any of our library branches. Library visitors can also top-up the charge on their mobile phone or tablet on our branch chargebars.

Our Collections

Library members can access a range of lending and specialised collections as well as our 24/7 eLibrary. View our new books on display at your local branch or search the catalogue for a particular title.

COVID-19: Updates

This page will be updated with COVID-19 related updates regarding the Newcastle Libraries.