Libraries

Fingal Library Network

Fingal Libraries operates 10 library branches, a mobile library and housebound service, as well as a Local Studies and Archives service.

Donabate-Library (1)
Balbriggan Library main

Address

George's Square, Balbriggan

Find us on Google Maps

Opening Hours 

Monday - Thursday: 9:45am- 8pm
Fri and Sat: 9:45am-1pm and 1:45pm-5pm
Bank holiday weekends: closed Saturday and Monday
Sunday: Closed

Facilities

Self-service borrowing, renewals and returns
2 on-line public-access catalogue PCs

15 Public access computers

You can now reserve a library PC time slot online.  Please click on this link https://bookapc.fingal.ie/  and follow the instructions. 

Driver Theory Test PC available for practice
Free Wi-fi and Internet acce

Photocopying and printing (charges apply)
Printing is provided by Surfbox 

 

Black & white:   [email protected]

 Colour :             [email protected]

 

- Adult and Young Adult study areas
- Meeting/Lecture rooms
- Exhibition space
- Local history collection
- Healthy Reading collection
- Aspergers/Autism educational equipment

Accessibility

- Wheelchair accessible
- Assistive technology pc
- Split level desks
- Public/disabled toilets

Baldoyle Library main

Address

The Mall, Baldoyle

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Opening Hours

Staffed Hours

Monday – Thursday: 9.45am – 8pm

Friday and Saturday: 9.45am – 5pm

My Open Library Hours

Monday – Thursday: 8am – 9.45am & 8pm – 10pm

Fri and Saturday: 8am – 9.45am & 5pm – 10pm

Sunday: 8am – 10pm

Facilities

  • Adult, Young Adult and Children’s Collections
  • DVDs, Audio Books and Large Print Collections
  • Reference library and study facility
  • Internet access, WIFI and IT facilities
  • Computers. You can now reserve a library PC time slot online.  Please click on this link https://bookapc.fingal.ie/  and follow the instructions.
  • Printing  and Photocopying (charges apply)
  • Printing is provided by Surfbox email colour to [email protected]  and black/white to  [email protected]
  • Class visits and block loans for teachers

  • Newspapers
  • Magazine lending
  • Exhibition space (booking fees apply)
  • Meeting Rooms (booking fees apply)
  • Local history information

 

Accessibility

Wheelchair access

Public and disabled toilets

Blanch-library main

Address

The Civic Centre , Blanchardstown Centre, Dublin 15

Find us on Google Maps

Opening hours 

Mon-Thurs: 9:45am – 8:00pm

Fri and Sat: 9:45am – 5:00pm

Bank holiday weekends: Closed Saturday and Monday 
Sunday: Closed

Facilities

  • Self-service borrowing, renewals and returns
  • Computers. You can now reserve a library PC time slot online.  Please click on this link https://bookapc.fingal.ie/  and follow the instructions.
  • Free Wi-fi and internet access
  • Photocopying (charges apply)
  • Printing is provided by Surfbox email colour to  [email protected]  and black/white to  [email protected]
  • Daily newspapers
  • Microfilm reader
  • Study space
  • Children’s area
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Exhibition space
  • Cyber skills room with assistive technology
  • Local history collection
  • Europe Direct Information Centre (www.europedirect.ie)
  • Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Public/disabled toilets
  • Assistive technologies
Donabate-Library (1)

Address

Community & Leisure Centre, Donabate, Ballalease North, Donabate, Co. Dublin

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Opening Hours

Monday & Wednesday

1.15pm – 8.00pm

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

9.45am – 1.00pm & 1.45pm – 5.00pm

(Closed for lunch 1pm – 1.45pm)

 

Facilities

  • Adult Library
  • Children’s Library
  • Teen section
  • Self-service borrowing, renewing and returns
  • Computers. You can now reserve a library PC time slot online.  Please click on this link https://bookapc.fingal.ie/  and follow the instructions.
  • Free Wifi and internet access
  • Quiet room with assistive technology and Smartboard
  • Reference books
  • Large print books
  • Periodicals, Newspapers, Application forms,
  • DVDS, CD’S, Computer games,  Audio books
  • Photocopying, printing and scanning via “Surfbox” http://goo.gl/2lJxxz  (Charges apply). To print using Surfbox send your document by email to Select Black and white or colour as followsB&W  : [email protected]  Colour : [email protected]

 

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Public toilets

Garristown Library

Address

Main St, Garristown

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Opening hours 

Mon and Wed:   1:45pm - 5:00pm  and 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Tues and Thurs: 9:45am - 1:00pm and 1:45pm – 5:00pm

Fri, Sat and Sun: Closed

Bank holiday weekends: Closed Saturday and Monday

Facilities

  • Computers with free internet access. 
  • Online database
  • Fax (charges apply)
  • Photocopying and printing (charges apply)
  • Under current Government Level 3 guidelines public pcs will not be available
  • Study space
  • Meeting space
  • Small Exhibition space
  • Local history & community information
  • Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Assistive technology: keyboard and mouse
Howth Library

Address

Howth, Dublin
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Opening hours 

Mon and Wed:                 1:15pm – 8:00pm.

Tues, Thurs, Fri and Sat:  9:45am – 1:00pm and 1:45pm – 5:00pm
Bank holiday weekends: Closed Saturday and Monday
Sunday: Closed

Facilities

  • Adult Library
  • Children’s Library
  • Teen Section 
  • Internet Access
  • Photocopying and printing (Charges apply)
  • Printing and photocopying is provided by Surfbox. Email [email protected] for black & white printing. Email [email protected]
  • Under current Government Level 3 guidelines public pcs will not be available
  • Reference Books
  • Large Print Books
  • Periodicals, Newspapers, Application Forms
  • Local History Files
  • DVDs, CDs, Computer Games, Talking Books
  • Community Information

 

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Malahide Library main

Address

Main St, Malahide
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Opening hours

Opening Hours are:

Monday – Thursday 9.45am – 8pm

Friday & Saturday 9.45am – 1pm and 1.45pm – 5pm 

Facilities

  • Self-service borrowing, renewals and returns
  • Computers. You can now reserve a library PC time slot online.  Please click on this link https://bookapc.fingal.ie/  and follow the instructions.
  • Free Wifi and internet access
  • Photocopying (charges apply)
  • Printing is provided by Surfbox email colour to  [email protected]  and black/white to  [email protected]
  • Study space
  • Lecture room
  • Exhibition space
  • Local history collection

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Assistive technology

Rush Library main

Address

Chapel Green, Rush, K56 ED95
Find us on Google Maps

Opening hours

Monday-Thursday 9:45am-8pm

Friday/Saturday 9:45am-1pm, 1:45pm-5pm

Closed Sundays

Bank holiday weekends: Closed Saturday and Monday

Facilities

  • Self-service borrowing, renewals and returns
  • Computers. You can now reserve a library PC time slot online.  Please click on this link https://bookapc.fingal.ie/  and follow the instructions.
  • Free Wi-Fi and internet access
  • Fax (charges apply)
  • Photocopying and printing (charges apply)
  • Printing is provided by Surfbox email colour to [email protected]
  • and black/white to [email protected]
  • Study space
  • Meeting room
  • Exhibition space
  • Local history collection

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Public/disabled toilets

Skerries Library

SKERRIES LIBRARY OPENING HOURS 

NOW OPEN EVERY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY 

 

Monday Wednesday Friday Saturday      

9.45 – 5 p.m.   

(closed for lunch 1 – 1.45 p.m.) 

 

Tuesday + Thursday 

(late opening)    

1.15 – 8 p.m. 

 

For further information please phone the library at 018905671 or email [email protected]

Address

Strand St, Townparks, Skerries
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Opening Hours

The mobile library service will continue to deliver a service to Skerries at the following stops:

 

  • Ardla Cottages, Skerries – public stop -Wednesday afternoon 2:30-3:30 once a month
  • Mourne View Skerries – public stop - Wednesday afternoon 2:00-3:00 twice a month
  • Shenick, Skerries - public stop - Wednesday afternoon 3:00-4:00 twice a month
  • Milverton NS in Skerries once a month.
Fingal Libraries

Address
Rathbeale Rd, Commons West, Swords
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Opening hours

Mon - Thurs: 9:45am – 8:00pm
Fri and Sat : 9:45am – 1:00pm and 1:45pm – 5:00pm
Bank holiday weekends: Closed Saturday and Monday  
Sunday: Closed

Facilities

  • Self-service borrowing, renewals and returns
  • Computers. You can now reserve a library PC time slot online.  Please click on this link https://bookapc.fingal.ie/  and follow the instructions.
  • Free Wifi and internet access
  • Photocopying(charges apply)
  • Printing is provided by Surfbox email colour to  [email protected]  and black/white to  [email protected]
  • Study space
  • Exhibition space
  • Local history section

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Assistive technologies 

Where do we deliver

We can deliver to:

  • your home

  • a hospital

  • nursing homes and care facilities 

What we can bring you

We have a wide selection available and can bring you any of the following:

  • fiction and non fiction book
  • books in large print
  • talking books 
  • music CDs
  • DVDs

When do we deliver? 

Fridays: 9:30am to 1:00pm

The Housebound service is CLOSED for the summer months of July and August.

 

 

 

Mobile Library van 2

‌‌‌Mobile ‌Opening/Office Hours

Monday-Friday

9:00am - 1:00pm and 1:45pm – 5:15pm

 

The Mobile Library service operates Monday to Thursday on a monthly timetable to over 60 locations.

See  Mobile Libraries Times and Locations for January 2023

The Mobile Library service is CLOSED for the summer months of July and August.

Facilities

  • 4 Mobile Library vehicles 
  • Adult, young adult and junior books 
  • Dvds, cds and talking books
  • Reference section

Accessibility

4 wheelchair accessible vehicles