Auckland Libraries: COVID-19 update

COVID-19 update

We are pleased that Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland will move to Alert Level 2 from 6am, Sunday 7 March. Libraries that usually open on a Sunday will re-open with normal opening hours. All other locations will re-open on Monday 8 March.

Thank you for your support and patience as we all work together to ensure everyone’s safety when visiting the library.

  • During Alert Level 3, you will not be charged overdue fines or fees for not picking up requests.
  • Returns slots will open when our libraries re-open. 
  • All items due from 1-6 March will be extended for two weeks. You can log in to your account to check the due dates of your library items.
  • All holds ready for pickup this week will be extended to 19 March.

Contact us 

If you have any further questions or concerns about your library account, contact us via Library Connect on (09) 377 0209 or fill out our online contact form.

Please be patient as there may be increased waiting times when contacting our Library Connect team.


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.


eCollections and online resources

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.


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Contact us

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


Please be patient as there may be increased waiting times when contacting our Te Māpuna Library Connect team.

You may also fill out our online contact form


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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