Libraries in Newcastle

Libraries in Newcastle

May Bank Holiday 2023

All Libraries will be closed on Mon 29th May.

In our libraries you can:

  • Browse, borrow and return books. Use our self-check machines to borrow and return your own books if you can.  Books can be returned at anytime using the 24-hour returns machine built into City Library’s wall on John Dobson Street.
  • Make council enquiries and information requests.
  • Use a public PC and scanner.
  • Use printing and photocopying facilities.
  • Attend events and group visits.
  • Enjoy our Study Space and free WiFi access.
  • Access our eBooks and online resources using your library membership.

Which libraries are open today?

Opening times vary. Please click on the library name to check opening times.

Libraries open each day
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday


City City City City City
    Blakelaw Blakelaw    
Cruddas Park Cruddas Park   Cruddas Park Cruddas Park Cruddas Park
Denton Burn     Denton Burn   Denton Burn
East End     East End East End East End
Fenham Fenham Fenham Fenham Fenham Fenham
  Gosforth Gosforth   Gosforth Gosforth
  High Heaton   High Heaton   High Heaton
  Kenton   Kenton Kenton Kenton
Newburn Newburn     Newburn Newburn
  Outer West   Outer West Outer West Outer West
  Walker   Walker Walker Walker
West End   West End   West End West End
Newbiggin Hall  Newbiggin Hall   Newbiggin Hall Newbiggin Hall  

Contact us

Community Hubs and Libraries
City Library
Charles Avison Building
33 New Bridge Street West
Newcastle upon Tyne


Phone: 0191 278 7878 (ask for "Libraries")

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