Diamond Harbour Library closed now, reopening Friday 20 January

Diamond Harbour Library is closed from now until Friday 20 January. The closure is required for electrical work as part of the ongoing refurbishment of the Diamond Harbour Community Centre and Hall. The Library will reopen on Friday 20 January. The after hours returns bin will be inaccessible during this time, so please ring the…

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System reboot Wednesday 11 January from 8pm

A system reboot on Wednesday 11 January from 8pm will affect access to eResources such as PressReader. You may not be able to borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks during this time. When you search the catalogue, you might not see locations or holdings and won't be able to place a hold. We anticipate that the work…

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System reboots affecting the catalogue

There is a system reboot that happens daily and affects your ability to search the catalogue. The times are: Weekdays - 11:15 p.m. (approximately 15 minutes) Weekends - 6:15 p.m. (approximately 15 minutes) On Sunday 18 December, this reboot will take longer than usual, so searching may be affected from 6.15pm to 7.15pm.

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Issues with holds on magazines and serials

Update: This issue is now resolved and holds may be placed as usual. Customers cannot currently place holds on most magazines and serials however library staff can place holds on these items on a customer's behalf. Customers wishing to reserve an issue of a magazine or serial are advised to either request this from staff in person…

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Issues with library catalogue

Kia ora. Sorry there is a problem with our catalogue at the moment. You may not be able to log in, or see events and location information. We are working on it; apologies for the inconvenience.

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Normal service has resumed

Update 10.45am Friday 9 December Server Migration - online service restriction 5 to 9 December. Christchurch City Libraries has now carried out the necessary upgrades and maintenance of our computer system. Any additional updates will be posted to our website. If you need assistance, contact us via phone 03 941 7923, email library@ccc.govt.nz or online We apologise…

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Status of libraries, Monday 14 November

Here is an update on our libraries following the earthquake on Monday 14 November. We will be updating it further as news comes to hand. New Brighton Library opened at midday 12pm Monday 14 November and is closing early today at 5pm. Other libraries are open as normal. See the full list of our libraries…

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System upgrade Monday 7 November from 8.15pm

A system upgrade on Monday 7 November from 8.15pm will affect access to eResources such as PressReader. You may not be able to borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks during this time. When you search the catalogue, you might not see locations or holdings and won't be able to place a hold. We anticipate that the work…

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