Library Service

Te Omanga Book Collection at Petone Library

Te Omanga library books are shelved at Petone public library.

Te Omanga’s Book Collection has a wealth of information including reference and self help books to support you and your family to understand end of life, palliative care, grief and loss, death and dying.

For medical professionals:

  • Books on palliative medicine and nursing, psychosocial issues,  spiritual care, professional development and research
  • The International Journal of Palliative Care Nursing, bereavement care and grief matters journals are available to be used at the library
  • Resources to help people cope with the challenges of living with  life limiting conditions

You do not need to be a library member to borrow books.

Books can be borrowed for 3 weeks.

Contact Petone library for enquiries and renewals:

7 Britannia Street, Petone

Phone: (04) 568-6253


Library hours:

10am – 5.30pm Monday to Friday

10am – 5.00 pm Saturday – Sunday