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Libraries and the Coronavirus
Following the government instruction, all libraries are now closed until further notice for all purposes. We will not now be opening as planned for computer use for job seekers. There will be no fines on any library books returned after the closure. Please follow @GatesheadLibs for information on how to access our free eBook and eAudiobook lending service.

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Reading Well for children, launched 3 February 2020
Our new MakerPlace is taking shape
Micro:bits are now available to borrow for FREE for up to 3 weeks with your library ticket.
We are delighted to announce that Gateshead Council has been awarded nearly £500,000 from the National Lottery to improve access to our excellent but underused local history collection at Gateshead Central Library.

Gateshead Libraries

Central Library, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead NE8 4LN
0191 433 8410

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