You may enjoy visiting and using other libraries in Newcastle that are not run by Newcastle City Council but are still open to all – here are a few of those. Please note the list below is not exhaustive.

Dinnington

The Dinnington Parish Council hosts in the Memorial Institute a library operated by the community.

Dinnington Village Hall and Memorial Institute
Main Road
Dinnington
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE13 7LD

Fawdon Community Library

The library at Fawdon Community Centre is run by volunteers.

Fawdon Community Library
Fawdon Community Centre
Fawdon Park Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE3 2PJ

For more information visit https://fawdoncommunitylibrary.com

Jesmond Library 

The Jesmond Library is a community-run facility operated by the Friends of Jesmond Library.

Jesmond Library
St George’s Terrace
Jesmond
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE2 2DL

For more information visit http://jesmondlibrary.co.uk

The Lit & Phil

The Lit & Phil has been open since 1825 and is now the largest independent library outside London. 

The Lit & Phil
23 Westgate Road
Newcastle Upon Tyne 
NE1 1SE 

For more information visit http://www.litandphil.org.uk

The Multilingual Library

The Multilingual Library was set up by the Kittiwake Trust and is run by volunteers. It offers a range of books “in nearly 80 languages”.

The Multilingual Library
Upper Level, Eldon Garden
Percy Street
Newcastle upon Tyne 
NE1 7RA

For more information visit http://multilinguallibrary.org.uk

Page last updated: 
31 July 2018
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