If you live, work or study in Newport you can join Newport libraries and:

  • borrow up to 20 books for three weeks
  • make unlimited renewals
  • access eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines online
  • free access to a variety of online resources 
  • research family history with free access to Ancestry.com 
  • free wi-fi in all libraries
  • use a computer for free, for up to two hours, in your local library

If you are over 16 you can join Newport libraries today by completing the online form, or ask for a joining form at any Newport library.

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Home delivery service

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

Members can borrow up to 20 items free of charge.

A volunteer will bring your books and spoken word items to your home once a month and collect your returns.

To apply for the library home delivery service or if you would be interested in volunteering to deliver books, please email [email protected].

Early years collections

Managers of nurseries or playschemes with a permanent address can apply for a small collection of children's books which can be changed regularly. 

Schools and educators can also apply for special teacher and class tickets.

For further information email [email protected].