Central and Mariners Libraries have reopened Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. with modified services and hours. Balboa is 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.    

Central Library

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Newport Beach Central Library

1000 Avocado Avenue, Newport Beach, CA 92660
949) 717-3800

Hours:  Modified services available Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Monday to Saturday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

About Central Library

Central Library Floorplan and Directory

After years of advocacy, fundraising and support by Newport Beach residents, the Central Library was opened on July 10, 1994. The 54,000 square-foot state-of-the-art facility was designed by the team of Simon Martin-Vegue Winkelstein Moris, San Francisco, in association with James L. Pirdy, Newport Beach at a cost of $8.5 million.  In May 2013, the public celebrated a library expansion of 17,000 square feet which connected the Library to the new Newport Beach Civic Center and Park and added study space, a Cafe and Media Lab, bringing total space in the Central Library to 71,000 square feet. 

Library Facts and Figures

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