Newport Libraries

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Coronavirus - Covid-19

Update: Friday 10 July 2020

Central Library will reopen Tuesday 14 July for pre-booked visits only.

The library will open Tuesday - Friday, 10am-12.30pm and 1pm-4pm. More information on what to expect and how to book can be found here.

Our other libraries remain closed at present, but we hope to be able to reopen them shortly. 


Using your Newport Libraries card you can access free eBooks and eAudiobooks on BorrowBox and free eMagazines and eComics at RB Digital.  

Summer Reading Challenge Sign-up and take part in the Summer Reading Challenge online this year

Family history buff? Library members can access to research family history at home free of charge.


Search, request, renew

Find, request and renew items from Newport Libraries 

Find a library

Contact details, opening hours and available services for your local Newport library

Join Newport Libraries

Over 16s can join online today, otherwise drop into your local library

Your 24/7 library

Children and young people

Children of all ages are welcomed at Newport Libraries - start them young!

Information and local history

Resources to help you understand the history and development of Newport


Free access to computers, printers, scanners and support at your local Newport library

Events and activities

Storytelling, job search support, family fun and more - find out what is happening in Newport Libraries 

See also...

Newport's Library Strategy 2017-2020 (pdf)

Newport Libraries fees and charges 

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