Auckland Libraries: Alert Level 3 – What you need to know

Alert Level 3 – What you need to know

All our libraries are closed during Alert Level 3.

  • If you have any library items, please hold onto them; do not return them to the library until we re-open.
  • Overdue fines are no longer being charged.
  • All items with a due date of 16 August - 30 September 2021 have been extended to be between 9-25 October 2021.
  • Any library item requests will be held and will be available for you to pick up when we re-open.

eCollections

There are many libraries collections and services you can access online.

Login with your library barcode number and your PIN/password. You can then browse the libraries catalogue to check out our eCollections and online resources.

To login, set up or reset your PIN/password, visit our login page.

Tip

When checking out eBooks and eAudiobooks, choose 7-day, 14-day, 21-day or 28-day loans. You can also return early to pass your copy to the next person in the queue.


Public WiFi is not available  

  • Free public WiFi is not available outside our closed buildings 
  • This is in keeping with Alert Level 3 and the directive that people must not congregate in public spaces 
  • Our WiFi services will return when it’s safe for our communities to gather 
  • Stay safe, stay home.
If you or someone you know cannot access the internet, the Skinny Jump pre-paid broadband service can help. 

Skinny Jump is a low-cost, flexible pre-paid internet service for people who don't have a broadband connection at home because cost is a barrier. 

Sign up or help someone you know sign up at steppingup.nz/get-jump/  or contact our Te Māpuna Library Connect team at 09 377 0209.


Managing your account online

You can manage your library account online by logging in with the barcode number on your library card and your PIN/password.


You can then browse the libraries catalogue to check out our eCollections and online resources.


To login, set up or reset your PIN/password, visit our login page.



Don't have a library membership?

Sign up for an Auckland Libraries eMembership to enjoy free access to thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming movies and more. It only takes a couple of easy steps and can be done entirely from home!


Join now


Contact us

If you have any further questions or concerns, please contact us via Te Māpuna Library Connect on 

You may also fill out our online contact form


For research assistance, please contact us via Te Māpuna Library Connect and we will connect you with our Research Librarians.


If your enquiry is regarding the Citizens Advice Bureau or Justice of the Peace services, please contact them directly.

COVID-19 information

For all COVID-19 information, visit the Unite Against COVID-19 website at covid19.govt.nz.



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