See the latest news and find out what's happening at an Auckland Council Library near you.
East Coast Bays Library reopens after multi-million-dollar renovation
Space is no longer in short supply at East Coast Bays Library after a $2 million dollar renovation has transformed the library’s interior.
Rough sleepers heard through poetry
Rough sleepers are finding their voices through poetry with support from Waitematā Local Board.
Auckland Council to remove library overdue fines from 1 September 2021
The council is joining the global trend of removing library overdue fines with almost 600 libraries worldwide now fine free.
Bilingual book keeps students connected
A bilingual Samoan-English book by students at Ōtara’s Tangaroa College and funded by Auckland Council Libraries shares how they keep connected to their culture while living in Aotearoa New Zealand.
We Read Auckland festival launches
A new winter programme of live and online events celebrating and promoting reading runs from Monday 31 May – Sunday 13 June.
Te Paataka Koorero o Takaanini – a new place to call home
A new community hub in the heart of Takanini is now open and provides a home away from home for the growing and diverse community.
Lockdown collaboration project to be permanent part of oral history collection for Auckland Council Libraries
A collaboration project between Auckland Libraries and Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage launches a five-part podcast series today to commemorate one year since the level four lockdown.
Beloved library getting an upgrade
East Coast Bays Library is one of the busiest across Tāmaki Makaurau, and all the foot traffic has meant the library is now in need of maintenance so it can keep serving the community well.
New Zealand Education System Talk
Come to watch the online presentation in the library or join online via Zoom.
'Patterns as Code'
The artworks of artists transforming their lived experiences into images and words, wrestling the world to their own unique visions.
Storytime | Wā takinga paki at Pakuranga Library
Storytime is ideal for tamariki three to five years of age.
Africa Month 2023
Celebrate the cultural heritage of Africans and Black people in Aotearoa.
Work Ready Programme: Road to Employment
The awesome team at Literacy Aotearoa have partnered with us, and we are glad to introduce a 10-session Work Ready workshop.
Tara McLeod: About type exhibition
The works on display show Tara’s collaborations with Aotearoa-based poets and artists and include his ideas about typography, letterforms, art, life, and book design.
Tamariki Time at Devonport Library
Come and join us for our Tamariki sessions at Devonport Library!