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.
|Tuesday||10am to 6pm|
|Wednesday||10am to 2pm|
|Friday||10am to 5pm|
|Saturday||10am to 2pm|
The library is open for:
- three-hour computer access;
- printing and photocopying;
- browsing and borrowing our wide range of fiction and non-fiction for adults and children;
- under 5s storytime on Fridays at 10.30am
The public computers are automatically turned off 15 minutes before closing time.
Gosforth Library is in the same building as Newcastle City Learning's Learning Centre. Access to the library is on the ground floor which has level access and automatic doors. There is a freephone and PCs to access other council services, Wi-Fi access, public toilets, baby changing facilities and a coffee machine.
Limited parking is available behind the library in a pay and display car park. Check the car park's tariff board for the cost and length of time you can park. There is a nearby travel interchange at Regent Centre for bus and Metro travel in all directions. Regent Centre is just a 4 minute walk away. Cycle racks are outside the front door of the Library. Electric car charging points can be found on Charge Your Car website.
Full accessibility information can be viewed on Gosforth Library's page on the AccessAble website.
This library is autism-friendly (see our user guide) and has a hearing loop to assist communication with hearing impaired people.
Did you know?
If you would like to give us feedback or make a request about Gosforth Library, you can do so by completing this short online form
You can borrow books, audiobooks, board games and DVDs for free from your 14 libraries in Newcastle. You can read eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and eComics for free from home.
To find books, stories and research materials you can:
- Browse our catalogue to find items to borrow.
- Explore BorrowBox to download eBooks and eAudiobooks.
- Explore Libby to access eMagazines and eComics - it has the latest issues of your favourite magazines and popular comics for all ages.
Gosforth Library and Learning Centre is at:
Regent Farm Road
Newcastle upon Tyne