High Heaton Library

High Heaton Library

Opening Times

Tuesday10am to 5pm
Thursday10am to 5pm
Saturday10am to 2pm

The library is open for:

  • browsing and borrowing a wide range of books including fiction and non-fiction for adults and children;
  • printing and photocopying;
  • using a public computer and scanner for up to three-hours a day;
  • free WiFi;
  • reserving stock including books, DVDs, toys and board games; 
  • advice on using our BorrowBox app to browse our eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines 
  • freephone to other council services.

The public computers are automatically turned off 15 minutes before closing time.

This library is autism-friendly (please see our user guide). 


Access to High Heaton Library is on ground floor with level access and automatic doors. We have a freephone to other council services and public computers where you can self-serve other council services. We have free Wi-Fi access, two public toilets (one with disabled access) and a hot drinks vending machine.

At High Heaton Library we have:

  • Nearby bus stops on Newton Road for travelling in both directions.
  • Cycle racks outside of the library.
  • Limited parking is available on local streets near the building. Check the signage for the length of time you can park.
  • Designated disabled parking bays directly outside the building for use by Blue Badge holders. 

Full accessibility information for High Heaton Library can be found on AccessAble's website.

 All our public PCs have access to large print text for visually impaired users and we have a hearing loop to assist in communicating with hearing impaired people.

Contact us

Email: information@newcastle.gov.uk

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Did you know?

You can borrow books, audiobooks, board games and DVDs for free. You can read eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines  for free on your device, wherever you are. 

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Newton Place
High Heaton
Newcastle upon Tyne

High Heaton Library

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