Newman Library

Newman Library is so much more than a place to borrow books. As part of our services, we offer scanning, photocopying, printing and laminating. There are computer stations where you can use the internet free for personal use, business needs or for online learning. The library is setup for your needs, including comfortable seating, a coffee lounge, various workspaces and free Wi-Fi for you to enjoy.


Operating Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

9:30am - 5pm

Thursday

9:30am - 7pm 

Saturday

9:00am - 12pm

Sunday

Closed

* Please note our computer station and printing facilities close 10 minutes prior to closing.

Membership

Patrons wishing to borrow books must become a member.  Use the link below or drop into the Library to meet the friendly staff to process your application. You will need to bring Photo Identification and proof of address to be sighted by the Newman library staff before you can borrow books.

The Shire’s libraries offer a range of membership types, including a tourist membership which will allow you be a library member for one month. Shire of East Pilbara library members can use their cards in any of our libraries.

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Programs

We offer a range of regular programs for all ages, including a regular school holiday program. Check out our Facebook page for more information on programs happening in the library.

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Program

Day

Time

Age Group

Description

Lego Explorers

Wednesdays

2:30pm -4:00pm

School Age

Perfect for children aged 6 and up who love to explore all things STEM while playing LEGO!

Story Time

Fridays

10:00am

3 to 5 years

Sing your favourite Nursery Rhyme, Read a story and enjoy a craft activity

Book Club

Thursdays

Saturdays

6:30pm

10:30am

Adult book lovers

Read the book of the month and come together to share what the story meant to you

COVID-19 Guidelines

As of 9:30am on Thursday 3 March:

All attendees will need to be registered via Eventbrite to attend library programs.

Attendees aged 8 and older will be required to wear a mask for the duration of their visit to the library.

In fairness to all attendees, registrations will not open until one week prior to the program.

Registration links and event information will be posted in the Event on our Events page on Facebook.

Proof of vaccination is NOT currently a requirement of entry.

Attendees who are unwell with flu-like or cold-like symptoms or waiting for COVID test results are asked not to attend programs.

Contact the library on 9177 9600 for any questions regarding these changes.

Library Collection

Newman Library has a large range of items available for loan. Library staff can also order a variety of books for you on inter-library loans from any public library in WA, so you can always get what you need.

Visit our catalogue to browse our collection.

Catalogue

Book Exchange

If you are travelling and unable to borrow, Newman Library operates a fabulous book exchange program that enable you to restock your reading material before continuing on your travels.