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Closed for Show Day

All Selwyn District Libraries will close for the Canterbury Anniversary holiday of Show Day:

Friday 16 November

Library branches will be open again as usual on Saturday, 17 November.

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Latest news

Catalogue upgrade

Our catalogue will be upgraded on Wednesday 14 November during the night. We do not anticipate any interruption of service.

New Website

November 2018

Hey we have a new website - we hope you like it as much as we do. The old one was getting a bit ratty as I'm sure you will agree. Here's some of the key points of our new site:

  • its good to go on desktop or mobile device - yes it will slickly resize to fit your smartphone
  • get to the key eResources from the link on the top right
  • view all our events and programmes on our events page
  • brand new book recommendations for kids and adults

Tell us what you think!