Police want to speak to an Auckland man after a spate of thefts from Auckland libraries.

They are looking for Jade Komene, and have appealed to the public to help find him.

"We believe the 28-year-old may be able to assist us with our inquiries into a number of thefts from Auckland libraries over the past three weeks, and shoplifting offences around the greater Auckland area," said a police spokesperson.

If you know where Jade Komene is or have information about the thefts, contact the Auckland city police on 09 302 6400.