Ngā Whare Pukapuka i Te Whanganui-a-tara Public Libraries in Wellington
There are 12 public libraries in Wellington for you to use. Sometimes they are called library branches. Your library card can be used at all of them but some do not have books on every subject. Library staff are there to help you find what you need.
The library with the most books is in the City at 65 Victoria Street, by Civic Square. All buses running through the Central City will come within one block (use Willis Street bus stop), or there is a car park underneath (off Harris Street). It is open:
Monday to Friday 9:30am-8:30pm; Saturday 9:30am-5:00pm; Sunday 1pm-4pm.
Has lots of books, newspapers and magazines in different languages. It is at 13 Constable Street, Newtown. The nearest bus stop is in the Newtown Shops or there is free 20-minute car parking. It is open:
Monday to Thursday 10am-6pm; Friday 10am-8pm; Saturday 10am-12:30pm.
Other libraries have books in different languages. They are:
Address: 5 Broderick Road, Johnsonville. It has lots of free parking close to the library. It is open:
Monday to Thursday 10am-5:30pm; Friday 10am-8pm; Saturday 10am-4pm.
Address: 247 Karori Road, Karori.
Monday to Wednesday, Friday 9.30am-6pm; Thursday 9.30am-8pm; Saturday 9.30am-4pm.
It is open Monday 10am-8pm Tuesday to Friday 10am-6pm; Saturday 10am-12:30pm.
Ruth Gotlieb library (Kilbirnie)
Address: 101 Kilbirnie Crescent, Kilbirnie. It has lots of free parking close to the library. It is open:
Monday to Wednesday, Friday 10am-6pm; Thursday 10am-8pm; Saturday 10am-4pm.
All libraries are closed on public holidays.