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Summer Reading Challenge Activities in Libraries

08 Jul 2021

We have lots of fun activities taking place in our libraries over the summer.

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Health Information Week in Libraries

01 Jul 2021

Health Information Week takes place from 5 - 11 July.

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Meet the author Christy Lefteri

29 Jun 2021

Christy Lefteri author of The Beekeeper of Aleppo will be joining us virtually on 14 July.

Book covers of The Guilt Trip, Somebody's Daughter and About Britain

What's new on BorrowBox in June

25 Jun 2021

A great selection of new eBooks and eAudiobooks have been added to our digital library.

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Celebrate Harry Potter Book Night

18 Jun 2021

Celebrate Harry Potter Book Night with Northumberland Libraries on 24 June.

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Refugee Week in Libraries

15 Jun 2021

Refugee Week takes place 14 – 20 June.

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From Scriptwriting to Sagas with Joanna Toye

11 Jun 2021

Join us virtually on Zoom on 30 June to hear author Joanna Toye in conversation with Jackie Kaines Lang.

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Celebrating Hi Vis Fortnight in Libraries

07 Jun 2021

From 7th -20th June High Vis Fortnight will be celebrating the diversity of reading. 

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New books added to our digital library in May

27 May 2021

Over 50 new titles have been added to our digital library in May.

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Tackling loneliness and supporting mental health through the proven power of reading

21 May 2021

Northumberland Libraries have been proud to take part in The Reading Agency’s Read, Talk, Share campaign this spring.

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The origins of Northumberland’s Local Reference Collection

20 May 2021

Safely tucked away within Northumberland Archives is the county’s Local Reference Collection.

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Celebrate Empathy Day with Northumberland Libraries

18 May 2021

Empathy Day takes place on Thursday June 10th.

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Carers Week in Libraries

16 May 2021

Carers Week this year takes place from 7th-13th June.

Book covers of Bridgerton, The Dig and Artemis

Books to film 2021

04 May 2021

Need a new read? Explore this year’s recent and upcoming TV and film adaptions.