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The Newport Beach Public Library is the cultural heart of the community, serving more than one million patrons each year. We are an essential provider of books, information, and technology, through the Central Library and our three branches: Mariners, Balboa, and Corona del Mar.
Hours and Locations
Addresses, phone numbers, maps, and hours for NBPL locations
How to Get a Library Card
Information about getting a card
About Newport Beach
General information about the City of Newport Beach
History of the Newport Beach Public Library
The Newport Beach Public Library has a long history of service to the community
Board of Library Trustees
Information about the governing board of the library
Rules for using the Newport Beach Public Library
Project Adult Literacy is located on the lower level of the Central Library, and provides services for adults seeking to improve their English reading and writing skills
The Cultural Arts Division of the Newport Beach Public Library, with guidance and support by the Newport Beach City Arts Commission, brings cultural and arts programming to the community
Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Library fund children's programs, Sunday Musicales, and other library programs through used book sales and donations
The Newport Beach Public Library Foundation funds valuable library resources and services, and presents a variety of literary programs design to engage the community
News & Press
News releases, facts & figures, photos, and other information helpful in preparing articles about NBPL and upcoming events
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Friends of the Library Used Book Sale
- Date: 06/03/2023 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
- Location: Friends Meeting Room
1000 Avocado Avenue
Newport Beach, California 92660
Don't miss these great book bargains!
Quarterly book sales are held in the Central Library Friends Meeting Room.
Friday sales 1 - 4 p.m. (Members Only**). 3 books for $1
Saturday sales 9 a.m. -2 p.m. Open to the public ("3 Bucks a Bag" all day - we supply the bags).
**Memberships available at the door
Seniors (62+): $10
Learn more about the Friends of the Library.