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Find out about the latest releases and place a hold, all in one go. We have newsletters on fiction, non-fiction, kids & teens and more.
Find out about the latest releases and place a hold, all in one go. We have newsletters on fiction, non-fiction, kids & teens and more.

Fendalton Library closed Fendalton Library closed

Fendalton Library and Service Centre building is closed for improvement, and is scheduled to reopen Monday 29 July.
Fendalton Library and Service Centre building is closed for improvement, and is scheduled to reopen Monday 29 July.

Parklands Library has reopened Parklands Library has reopened

Parklands Library's repairs are now complete, and they reopened on Friday 29 March.
Parklands Library's repairs are now complete, and they reopened on Friday 29 March.

National Remembrance Service Fri 29 Mar National Remembrance Service Fri 29 Mar

We will be livestreaming the service Ko Tātou, Tātou We Are One at Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre and on Hapori | Level 1 at Tūranga.
We will be livestreaming the service Ko Tātou, Tātou We Are One at Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre and on Hapori | Level 1 at Tūranga.

Bishopdale closure Bishopdale closure

Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library and Community Centre will close at 6pm on Thursday 18 April and reopen at 9am Monday 29 April 2019.
Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library and Community Centre will close at 6pm on Thursday 18 April and reopen at 9am Monday 29 April 2019.

Parklands Library is closed for repairs Parklands Library is closed for repairs

Parklands Library is closed for six months as it undergoes a major upgrade & repairs. Mobile library will provide services.
Parklands Library is closed for six months as it undergoes a major upgrade & repairs. Mobile library will provide services.

Sumner to close between Christmas & NY Sumner to close between Christmas & NY

Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre is closing 6pm Monday 24 December, & reopening 10am Monday 31 December so some minor works can be done.
Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre is closing 6pm Monday 24 December, & reopening 10am Monday 31 December so some minor works can be done.

Extended weekend hours for Sumner Extended weekend hours for Sumner

Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre will be open 10am to 4pm on both Saturdays and Sundays, from Saturday 18 August.
Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre will be open 10am to 4pm on both Saturdays and Sundays, from Saturday 18 August.

Parklands Library closed for repairs Parklands Library closed for repairs

Parklands Library is closed for six months as it undergoes a major upgrade & repairs. Mobile library will provide services.
Parklands Library is closed for six months as it undergoes a major upgrade & repairs. Mobile library will provide services.

Easter and Anzac Day hours 2019 Easter and Anzac Day hours 2019

We are closed on public holidays Good Friday 19 April & Easter Monday 22 April. Normal hours Sat & Sun, except Linwood closed Easter…
We are closed on public holidays Good Friday 19 April & Easter Monday 22 April. Normal hours Sat & Sun, except Linwood closed Easter...

Name decided for new central library Name decided for new central library

Christchurch’s new central library has its official name — Tūranga.
Christchurch’s new central library has its official name — Tūranga.

New: Scientific American Archive New: Scientific American Archive

The newest arrival to the eResource family is the online archive of Scientific American magazine.
The newest arrival to the eResource family is the online archive of Scientific American magazine.

Recovery Assistance Centre in Halswell Recovery Assistance Centre in Halswell

Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre is now a Recovery Assistance Centre, open until 7pm Fri & 10-4 on Sat & Sun. Library & pool open as normal.
Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre is now a Recovery Assistance Centre, open until 7pm Fri & 10-4 on Sat & Sun. Library & pool open as normal.

New Brighton Library New Brighton Library

The temporary New Brighton Library closed Sunday 29 January. The library reopened in its usual location by pier on Mon 13 February.
The temporary New Brighton Library closed Sunday 29 January. The library reopened in its usual location by pier on Mon 13 February.

Foundations laid for new Central Library Foundations laid for new Central Library

Work has begun in earnest on Christchurch's new Central Library, with the first concrete pour for the foundations taking place this…
Work has begun in earnest on Christchurch's new Central Library, with the first concrete pour for the foundations taking place this…

Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre

Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre is now open 10am to 4pm on both Saturdays and Sundays.
Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre is now open 10am to 4pm on both Saturdays and Sundays.

New Central Library ready to go New Central Library ready to go

New Central Library is on its way! Christchurch City Council has awarded the tender for construction to Southbase Construction Ltd.
New Central Library is on its way! Christchurch City Council has awarded the tender for construction to Southbase Construction Ltd.
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