Newcastle City Library

Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge Street West
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 8AX

United Kingdom

0191 2774100; informationnewcastle.gov.uk

Type: Library

Web site: http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/core.nsf/a/librariesnewcitylibrary

Events: http://community.newcastle.gov.uk/libraries/…

Catalog URL: http://library.newcastle.gov.uk/02_Catalogu…

Amenities: wifi, food/drink

Description: Extensive lending collection of fiction, non fiction and graphic novels. Books can be reserved online using our online catalogue.
Events and activities for all ages. Find out more on our blog.

Large historical collections of books, periodicals and maps
Current newspapers and magazines
Information service including business, marketing, intellectual property, statistics, information about community groups, events information and general enquiries
Health and Wellbeing Collection
Study space
Music and Movies section with a lending collection of printed music, CDs, DVDs and Blu-ray
Free access to the internet, email and other applications
Free wifi access
Free 1-2-1 internet taster sessions
Fax service
Local Studies and Family History department – with unique material relating to the North East including the largest local newspaper archive in the UK
The Newcastle Collection – a display of rare books and illustrations including Thomas Bewick’s tools and worktable and the ability to turn the pages of rare heritage books on a Turning the Pages console
Exhibitions and displays
Reading groups and lifelong learning classes
Computer suite
Meeting rooms available for hire
Performance hall capable of seating 185 people
24 hour loan and returns service via a vending machine on John Dobson street
Under 5s play provision
Community welfare and information service
Dedicated area for the visually impaired, including electronic book magnifier and accessible computer
Homework support
Leaflets on local attractions
Local bus timetables
Tyne Bridge Publishing books for sale
Foreign language magazines and newspapers
Lifelong Learning courses
iStop job search kiosk
Photo booth (passport standard)

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