Malpas Library and Information Centre

Opening hours (from 26 June)

Monday          14:00 to 19:00 

Tuesday         09:30 to 13:00

Wednesday    14:00 to 18:00

Thursday        Closed

Friday             09.30 to 13:00

Saturday        09:00 to 13:00



Borrow from a wide-ranging collection of adult and junior stock, large print and spoken word titles.

You can request an item from any Newport library free of charge.  

Reading Friends - reading group

The next group meeting is on 20 November 2023

Reading Friends is a social reading and befriending programmed delivered by the Reading Agency. 

This free group brings people together using reading - whether books, magazines, newspapers, or anything else - to get everyone chatting and meet new friends.

Reading Friends runs at Malpas Library on the third Monday of every month from 2:15 - 3:15pm. Just come along. No booking required.


  • free internet access via wi-fi and public access computers
  • scanner
  • black and white printing 
  • photocopying 
  • room hire with smartboard for meetings and training sessions

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Malpas Library, Pillmawr Road, Newport NP20 6WF

See the location of Malpas Library

Telephone: (01633) 656656