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Our libraries are community focal points, providing knowledge facilities and resources in a welcoming environment.

COVID-19 update – Alert Level 2

To ensure everyone has time and space to use the library, please: 

  • keep your visit under 30 minutes 
  • visit on your own or in a small group as we are limiting the number of visitors 
  • keep 1 metre away from other visitors and staff 
  • follow any guidance from our staff or signs. 

All programming and events are currently suspended - please visit for more details.                                                

Library customers can continue to access a huge range of online resources at This includes ebooks, newspapers, movies, and online courses. 

Returning items on loan 
You can return borrowed items to your local branch as normal. 

If you have any questions please contact Wellington City Libraries by calling 04 801 4040 during office hours or email