Our Branches

Newcastle Libraries has recommenced selected services, with a staged approach to reopening our libraries that prioritises public and employee safety.

We currently have the following branches open for you on an express basis:

Branch 

Mon 

Tues 

Wed 

Thurs 

Fri 

Sat 

Sun 

Mayfield 

(from 1 July)

9:30am – 5pm 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 5pm 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 5pm 

9:30am – 1pm 

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City 

(from 1 July)

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 6pm 

9:30am – 2pm 

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Wallsend

(from 1 July) 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 6pm 

9:30am – 2pm 

1:30pm – 5pm 

New Lambton 

(from 6 July)

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 5pm 

9:30am – 8pm 

9:30am – 5pm 

9:30am – 5pm 

9:30am – 1pm 

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Book chutes at all branches are open for returns. We will update this page as restrictions are relaxed and we have announcements about service changes. Find out more.

Our libraries provide lending and information services, access to an extensive range of online resources, as well as activities for all members of our community. We offer engaging programs for children of all ages, popular author events and exhibitions, and a comprehensive history and heritage collection about Newcastle and the Hunter Region.

Select your local branch below or view all of our hours and locations including Port Stephens and Dungog libraries.