Update: 4 April 2022.
From 4 April 2022, the Mobile Library recommences the urban run fortnightly.
The rural run will recommence in May 2022 in Term 2.
The mobile library does a rural route and an urban route around the New Plymouth district. It visits schools as far north as Tongaporutu and as far south as Ratapiko.
If you live in urban New Plymouth it will stop near your place every two weeks.
Visiting the Mobile Library
The mobile library holds items for adults and children:
- fiction and non-fiction
- large print books
Can the Mobile Library bring me items from other Puke Ariki libraries?
Yes, any item held at Puke Ariki's libraries can be brought to the Mobile Library. There is a $1.50 charge for this service.
If you would like to request an item to be brought to the Mobile Library:
find it in the catalogue
- click on Place Hold and log in with your library card
- select New Plymouth Mobile Library from the dropdown box.
Can I visit the Mobile Library if I don't have a membership card?
Yes, just bring a form of photo ID with you and a proof of address. Our normal membership rules apply.