All library branches are closed temporarily

“To help reduce the spread of Coronavirus, we have closed all Wellington City Libraries branches temporarily from Sunday 22 March,” says Laurinda Thomas, Libraries and Community Spaces Manager. “This follows an announcement from the Mayor for Wellington, Andy Foster earlier today.”

Library customers can access a range of online resources at This includes online storytimes, eBooks, newspapers, movies, and online courses.

Explore our eLibrary

All due dates have been extended to 4 May. We will waive any overdues related to the closures. Please keep items at home until our libraries re-open.

Answers to more frequently asked questions can be found on our COVID-19 FAQs page.

If you have any further questions please contact us by email, or by messaging us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.

2 thoughts on “All library branches are closed temporarily”

    1. Kia ora Paulo,

      please hold on to your items until we can safely get them back. All items have now been extended until 04/05/2020.
      If you need any help please email us at

      Ngā mihi nui, Ligia.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *