Newton Branch

Exterior of the Newton Library

Open today

10:00am - 6:00pm

13795 70 Ave, Surrey, BC V3W 0E1
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Free Parking
Fully accessible
Renewals line: 

Branch highlights

  • 14,700 sq. ft. over 1 floor
  • Free computers, scanner, Wi-Fi (see details below)
  • Printing & photocopying (20 cents black and white; 40 cents colour)

Current Service Information

We look forward to welcoming you back to our buildings, but things will be a bit different. To follow provincial health and WorkSafeBC guidelines, we have many new safety measures to protect our patrons and staff:

  • If you feel unwell, do not enter the branch
  • Anyone displaying symptoms of illness will not be allowed into the branch
  • We encourage you to wear a mask
  • We encourage you to keep your visit short, up to a maximum of one hour
  • Branches will have occupancy limits and not all services will be available

Thank you for your continued patience and support as we face this pandemic together.



  • Holds pick-up  
  • Limited browsing of shelves to self-select material  
  • Computer access (45-minute time limit) 
  • Wi-Fi (45-minute time limit) 
  • Printing and photocopying
  • Scanning 
  • Self-checkout stations  
  • Patron assistance and technology help (some limits apply) 
  • Washroom access  
  • Book returns (during branch open hours)
  • If you do not wish to enter the library and would still like to borrow material, please call to discuss your options 

Not Available 

  • Group and silent study rooms  
  • Reading or study spaces and seating 
  • In-branch programs  
  • In-branch use of magazines and newspapers  
  • Renting meeting rooms  
  • Curiosity Corner (Children’s iPad Stations)  
  • Toys and games  
  • Book sales  
  • Accepting materials donations  

Safety Measures 

What we’re doing 

  • Limiting the number of patrons in each library branch to aid physical distancing 
  • Hand sanitizer available for use 
  • Directional arrows on the floor 
  • Plexiglass dividers at service counters 
  • Increased cleaning of high-touch areas 
  • Quarantining returns for 24 hours 
  • Training Library staff in safety measures  

What you can do

  • Stay home if you are feeling sick or are required to self-isolate 
  • Consider wearing a mask 
  • Wash or sanitize your hands before entering the building 
  • Practise physical distancing throughout the library 
  • Follow all signs 
  • Limit your time in the library (up to an hour) to allow others a chance to use the library 
  • Always remain with your children when in the library  

If you have any questions, please contact us

Regular hours


10:00am - 6:00pm


12:00pm - 8:00pm


10:00am - 6:00pm


10:00am - 6:00pm


10:00am - 4:00pm

Holiday closures