About New Brighton Library

New Brighton Library to close for improvements from 4pm Sun 24 September, scheduled to re-open 9am Monday 27 November

New Brighton Library will be closed for improvements for seven weeks from Monday 25 September 2023 and is scheduled to reopen on Monday 27 November 2023. Find out more


Services and facilities

Computers and technology


  • Fiction and nonfiction
  • Magazines
  • CDs and DVDs
  • Children’s and young adults’ material
  • Jigsaws
  • Large print and Talking books
  • Newspapers
  • Ngā Pounamu Māori 

Photographs of New Brighton Library

Kids area - New Brighton Library New Brighton Library Kitty Brown Reo Pepi Storytime, New Brighton Library View from first floor

Te Kete Wānanga o Karoro

About our Māori name.