Central Library is open Monday - Saturday with modified services and hours. Mariners and Balboa are open for curbside services Monday - Saturday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Corona del Mar is open for curbside services Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. All programs and storytimes are currently cancelled until further notice.  


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Link to Virtual Programming

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Official ballot drop-off located between the Central Library parking lot and the Civic Center parking structure. For more information, visit the City of Newport Beach 2020 Election page


  • Medicine in Our Backyard

    The Newport Beach Public Library Foundation in collaboration with UCI Health is pleased to virtually present the 2020-2021 season of Medicine in Our Backyard featuring an extraordinary group of renowned doctors and researchers speaking on a wide range of topics. Read More

  • Community Arts Survey

    Community Arts Survey

    In our ongoing effort to bring meaningful public art and cultural arts programming to the community, the Newport Beach City Arts Commission is seeking your opinion. Read More

  • Halloween Spooktacular

    Halloween Spooktacular

    The Newport Beach Public Library welcomes the fall season with a fun new program for Tweens and Teens—the ‘Spooktacular Short Stories & Art program’ where creative minds can share Halloween-themed short stories and art pieces! Read More

  • Let's Talk Books

    Let's Talk Books

    Library staff talks about their favorite books in video book reviews as part of Library's virtual programming. Read More

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