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  • Newcastle Public Library
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    100 Fountain Head Lane
    Miramichi, N.B.
    E1V 4A1
    Tel: (506) 623-2450
    Fax: (506) 623-2335
    Courriel de la bibliothèque Email
    Library's Facebook page Facebook

    The library is located on the waterfront, close to the Ritchie Wharf Park.
    Newcastle Public Library
    Free Wi-Fi wireless internet available at this library Wheelchair accessible

    Closure: Thanksgiving Day
    All public libraries and administrative offices will be closed Monday October 12, 2015. Books-by-Mail services and Talking Book services will also be suspended.

    Interlibrary Loan Service suspension
    The Interlibrary Loan Service will be suspended between October 9th and October 19th.

    Fall/Winter/Spring Hours:
    This schedule starts on the second Monday in September.
    Tuesday 1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    Wednesday 1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Summer Hours:
    This schedule starts on the third Monday in June.
    Monday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday 1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    Wednesday 1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Activities and events
    Get your Pass to the Past Today!
    Tuesday, September 1, 2015  till Monday, October  12, 2015  during library open hours
    With a valid library card you and up to three (3) guests can come make a little history of your own at Kings Landing Historical Settlement.

    Other upcoming activities and events at the Newcastle Public Library
    Upcoming activities and events for all New Brunswick public libraries.

    Library Director - Catherine Reid

    Large parking area

    About the Library:

    Get your choice of the best books, magazines, newspapers, CDs or DVDs. We’ve got something for all ages! Search our collection thanks to our provincial catalogue. Find answers to your questions with the latest information.

    We will help you with research for a special project; retrieve reliable health information and more. Start now, ask a question, check out our online publications or browse the Virtual Reference Library.

    There’s more to a library than books! We have activities for everyone. Use our public computers to surf the net, catch up on the news, write your resume, or tap into our E-Resources and our Virtual Reference Library. The virtual branch of the New Brunswick Public Library Service, Electronic Library New Brunswick, is available 24 hours a day for eBook and audiobook downloads.

    Ask for what you want to read. Just because something isn’t on your local library’s shelves doesn’t mean you can’t read it! Stop by, place a hold in our online catalogue, or give us a call to request an item and we’ll deliver it to the most convenient library for you.

    Drop in... you’ll feel right at home!

    Library Highlights:

    • Relax by our large windows and enjoy the spectacular views of the Miramichi River and surrounding area.

    Our Special Collections include:

    • A reference archival collection, including Canadiana
    • A collection of the Miramichi Historical Society
    • Books that belonged to Sir Max Aitken, Lord Beaverbrook and members of his family
    • Antique maps and genealogical material

    Our History:

    • In 1953, Lord Beaverbrook donated his boyhood home to the community to house a library. The Old Manse Library operated at this first location until 1992.
    • We joined the York Library Region in 1989.
    • Our new library building opened in 1992, adjacent to the Miramichi River.

    Other public libraries in the City of Miramichi:

    For information on other public libraries in the City of Miramichi, please click on the link to the Chatham Public Library or Médiathèque Père Louis Lamontagne.

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    In New Brunswick, public libraries exist as part of a partnership between the provincial government and participating municipalities. We gratefully acknowledge the contribution of the:
    We would also like to acknowledge donations made by local community organizations and businesses. We thank you for your support. For more information about the structure and mandate of the public library system go to the About Us section.

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