Newport Libraries

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Pop in to browse the book shelves or return those borrowed items. We’re looking forward to seeing you again!

Pop-up library opens on 26 July

Central Library, Museum and Art Gallery closes temporarily from 23 July while work takes place in the building.

Residents will still be able enjoy a range of library services in a pop-up library in unit 16 in the Kingsway Centre. It opens to the public on 26 July.

The opening days and times will remain the same as they were in the John Frost Square building.

As well as borrowing books, there will be access to public computers and some family research resources.


Pori is the Welsh libraries app allowing you to renew, request and search for items directly you’re your phone.

To find out more click here to download the app.

Home Delivery Service

Newport's library home delivery service provides books to anyone unable to visit a local library on a temporary or permanent basis. 

Newport residents who cannot visit the library because of age, illness or disability and who have no-one to visit a library on their behalf may be eligible for the housebound service.

For more information click here.


You can pay any Newport Libraries fines and fees online, click here to find out more.

Using your Newport Libraries card you can access free eBooks and eAudiobooks on BorrowBox and free eMagazines via the Libby app.  

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

Search, request, renew

Find, request and renew items from Newport Libraries 

Find a library

Contacts, opening hours and services at your local Newport library

Join Newport Libraries

Over 16s can join online today, or 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