What can we do for you?

The New Bern - Craven County Public Library seeks to provide the very best in educational and recreational material for the whole family. Suggestions are always appreciated.

The library is located at:

400 Johnson Street
New Bern, NC 28560
Phone: (252) 638-7800
Fax: (252) 638-7817

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New Bern - Craven County Library Departments

Administration

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Reference Department

The Reference Department provides patrons with a collection of reference and circulating materials designed to meet their information needs. Telephone reference service is available to provide quick answers to questions by telephone. Please call 252-638-7807 for telephone reference or more information.

Youth Services
The Children's and YA department offers storytimes and other programs. Please call (252) 638-7815 for more information.

 

New Bern Library Hours

Monday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

For more information please call 252-638-7800


 


 Our most asked question: 
What is my PIN? Answer: The last four digits of your phone number

FAQs

Are the Libraries open?
All 5 CP Regional Library buildings are open. Curbside pickup of materials is also still available. Please call your local library for more information.

When will in-person events at the Library resume?
We are beginning to have in-person events again at the libraries.  Please check our event calendar for current programs.

May I use the Library’s WiFi outside the library buildings?
Access to our wireless network is available from outside library buildings where connections permit.

What is my PIN for my account?
The last four digits of your phone number.

How do I renew my checked-out library materials?
There are a couple of ways to renew your materials. 1) Over the phone by calling your library during regular operating hours, 2) Log into your library account at https://cpcrl.tlcdelivers.com (you’ll need your library card number and the last four digits of your phone number) and 3)come by any CPR Library.

May I place a hold on library materials?
Yes, you may call the library or place a hold online. Any items currently being held for patrons will be available to check out at Curbside Pick-Up or you may come in during library hours to pick up your material.

What e-resources can I access online?
We have a wealth of digital resources available for free 24/7 with a Library card. Visit our resources page, to learn more.

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