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
Other libraries remain closed, we hope to be able to reopen them shortly.
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 Ancestry.com to research family history at home free of charge.
Search, request, renew
Find, request and renew items from Newport Libraries
Find a library
Contacts, opening hours and services at your local Newport library
Join Newport Libraries
Over 16s can join online today, or drop into your local library
Your 24/7 library
Children and young people
Children of all ages are welcomed at Newport Libraries - start them young!
Information and local history
Resources to help you understand the history and development of Newport
Free access to computers, printers, scanners and support at your local Newport library
Events and activities
Storytelling, job search support, family fun and more - find out what is happening in Newport Libraries
Newport's Library Strategy 2017-2020 (pdf)
Newport Libraries fees and charges