Libraries in Newcastle

Libraries in Newcastle

May and June Bank Holidays

All libraries will be closed on Monday 2 May. All libraries will be closed on Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June.

All libraries in Newcastle are open for business, please check the individual branch pages for opening times and service details.

Libraries are open for:

  • Book browsing. Use the self-check machine to issue your own books onto your library ticket
  • Book returns. Return your items in branch using the self-scan machine. (Books can be returned at anytime to the 24-hour returns machine built into City Library’s wall on the John Dobson Street side.)
  • Enquiries
  • Study Space
  • Public PC and scanning access.
  • Printing facilities. (Please note: you must bring the exact change to make payment. Staff are not permitted to handle change or to give change – we currently do not accept card payments for printing)
  • Online resources. Library members can access a range of online resources using their library membership.

Contact us

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

Via email:

On the phone: 0191 278 7878 (ask for "Libraries")

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