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  • City Library Service Relocation
    City Library Service Relocation

    The ground and first floors of City Library will be closed for maintenance from 14 September - 22 October 2016 inclusive. During this time you can return your loans, access public computers and collect holds from Level 2 adjacent to Local Studies.

  • Newcastle Region Library - Prize Giveaway
    Newcastle Region Library - Prize Giveaway

    To promote our new Library App and ever growing collection of eResources we are giving away an iPad mini and more! Simply enter our guessing competition by filling in and submitting the online form or submit a paper form at City, New Lambton or Wallsend Library by the 30 September 2016 and you could win! All you have to do is try and guess the number of eBook loans from our Digital Library in July 2016.

  • Local Studies Closure
    Local Studies Closure

    Please note that our Local Studies Library will be closed from Monday 15 August to Wednesday 31 August 2016 inclusive. The closure is necessary as we relocate to the refurbished Local Studies Reading room. 

  • Newcastle War Memorial Cultural Centre - Window upgrade
    Newcastle War Memorial Cultural Centre - Window upgrade

    Newcastle City Council is undertaking building work on the Newcastle War Memorial Cultural
    Centre, including Local Studies, The Lovett Gallery and City Library. The work commences in July
    and will be completed by November 2016.

  • Could you be Australia
    Could you be Australia's next Poetry Slam champion?

    Speak, scream, whisper, or sing your poems, stories, lyrics, and monologues in the Australian Poetry Slam, a live literary performance program where the audience is the judge.

  • Wildlife Photographer of the Year
    Wildlife Photographer of the Year

    Our annual exhibition showcasing the entries in the 'Wildlife Photographer of the Year' will be on display in the Lovett Gallery from 18 November until 25 February 2017. Wildlife Photographer of the Year is developed and produced by the Natural History Museum, London.

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