Coronavirus - Covid-19
From 12pm on Saturday 21 March all Newport Libraries will be closed until further notice. Digital services are available (details below).
As of Thursday 19th March 2020:
- All loans will default automatically to a due date of Friday 1 May 2020 (This change will take place 3 days before the standard due date)
- All borrowers will be unable to place new requests
- All email notices will be suspended.
A notice will appear on Online Library Catalogues advising users of these changes.
To access Free eBooks and eAudiobooks with your Newport Library card please visit BorrowBox http://library.bolindadigital.com/newport
To access Free eMagazines and eComics with your Newport Library card please visit RB Digital https://wales.rbdigitalglobal.com/
All Housebound Routes have been suspended until further notice in order to protect vulnerable customers and volunteer delivery drivers.
The following events in city libraries are cancelled until further notice:
• Story Club - all libraries
• Shared Reading - Central Library
• Knit & Natter - Tredegar House Library
• Welsh Baby Massage and Story Times - Central, Malpas and Caerleon Libraries
• Code Clubs - Central and Malpas Libraries
• Gwent Family History - next event is 8 April, update to follow
• Job Seekers - Public PCs on the Floor 1 Mezzanine are still block booked for job seekers Tuesday to Friday 9am to 1pm. The Communities for Work job seekers support has been cancelled until further notice
• Autism session - next event is 20 April, update to follow
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