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  • 19 May 2022

    Wallsend Library is getting a new look!

    We're transforming Wallsend Library into a flexible space for our members and the community.

  • 18 May 2022

    The Soft Library by Cat Rabbit

    The ‘Soft Library' is an immersive felt installation by Melbourne-based textile artist & author Cat Rabbit. Newcastle Libraries is turned into a fantastical library run by bears, or ‘libearians'. Find out more.

  • 07 Apr 2022

    Future Library Updates

    We've got a new and improved library system! Our new system offers an engaging library experience and makes it easier to find and access the content and items you’re looking for. Our catalogue and Newcastle Libraries App looks a little different but we still have the same fabulous collections to explore.

  • 17 Mar 2022

    Lambton Library is open! Find out more.

    Lambton Library has re-opened! It is a building with local historic significance that has undergone major refurbishment to reclaim its former glory and provide Newcastle Libraries members with an improved and brand new way of accessing library services. Find out more.

  • 01 Mar 2022

    Repair Cafe

    Join us for a series of Repair Café sessions held at Lambton Library and surrounds on the last Saturday of the month during March - June 2022. 

    Bring along items that need fixing and our handy repairers will give you some tips and help you to fix them! 

    No bookings required - just drop in!

    This is an all-ages event with something for everyone!

    26 March 2022: furniture and small hand tools, clothing and bikes plus plant/seed swap

    30 April 2022: toys, clothing and bikes

    28 May 2022: textiles, clothing and electronics

    30 June 2022: furniture and small hand tools, clothing and toys plus plant/seed swap

  • 24 Nov 2021

    Access your Everywhere, Anytime Library

    Access your library at home from your smartphone or tablet and discover a world of eBook and eAudio platforms, video stories, movie and music streaming platforms, plus a huge range of online newspapers and eMagazines. 

  • 11 Jun 2021

    Listen to our fabulous podcast channel!

    Looking for brave stories, stimulating conversations and absorbing content? Whether you are interested in local stories, or you're searching for new ideas our podcasts will inspire, inform and keep you connected with our community.