Newport Libraries

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COVID-19: the following libraries are open for booked visits only

Central Library: open Tuesday - Friday, 10am-12.30pm and 1pm-4pm.

Malpas Library: open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 10am-1pm and 2pm-4pm

Ringland Library: open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 10am-1pm and 2pm-4pm

Rogerstone Library: open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 10am-1pm and 2pm-4pm

Central, Malpas, Ringland and Rogerstone will be returning to a pre-booked appointment service.

  • Requested Items can still be collected as usual in this period, grab bags and limited browsing will also be available. 
  • Books can be returned on any appointment type. 
  • There will be no public computer facilities on offer at this time.
  • All loans will still renew automatically three days before their due date.
  • Borrower requests may only be picked up at an open library.
  • Bettws, Pillgwenlly, Tredegar house, Caerleon and St. Julians libraries will remain closed until it is safe to open them. 

Face coverings: people aged over 11 years must wear a face covering when visiting a library. There are exemptions for people who cannot wear face coverings for health or medical reasons.

Read more and book your library visit.

Using your Newport Libraries card you can access free eBooks and eAudiobooks on BorrowBox and free eMagazines and eComics at RB Digital.  

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

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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 

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