Auckland Council Libraries: Guide to using your library

Welcome to Auckland Council Libraries

With your free Auckland Council Libraries membership, you have access to loads of resources in our libraries and online!

Child reading a picture book in bright library furniture

Whether you want to listen to eAudiobooks on the bus, browse the new release shelves or entertain tamariki during the school holidays – we have amazing resources for you and your whānau to enjoy.

About this guide

We’re here to guide you through the incredible resources available with your membership, library services and support, and the ins and outs of managing your library account.

Use the links in the navigation menu to explore specific topics, or dive straight into some of our recommended resources.

Visit us

Check the opening hours at your local library on our Locations and hours page

Or, view our public holiday hours.

Your library, anywhere

For helpful resources on the go, try the Auckland Libraries app!

Get the Auckland Libraries app from the App Store. Get the Auckland Libraries app from the Play Store.

Quick links to help you get started

Auckland Council Libraries:Guide to using your library