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

Opening Hours 

Mon: 9:45am- 5.00pm
Wed: 9:45am- 8:00pm 
Tues and Thurs: 1:15pm-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
2 on-line public-access catalogue PCs
15 Public access computers
Driver Theory Test PC available for practice
Free Wi-fi and Internet acce

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

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

Contact the Library

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: (01) 8704401
(01) 8704402

Reference section
Telephone: (01) 8704404
(01) 8704405

Junior section
Telephone: (01) 8704403

Baldoyle Library main

Opening Hours

Mon: 9:45am-1:00pm and 1:45pm-8:00pm
Tues and Thurs: 1:15pm-8:00pm
Wed, Friday and Saturday: 9:45am-1:00pm and 1:45pm -5:00pm
Bank holiday weekends: Closed Saturday and Monday 
Sunday: Closed

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
  • 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

Contact Library

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: (01) 8906793

Blanch-library main

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
  • 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
  • Magazines / Periodicals
  • Microfilm reader
  • Study space
  • Children’s play 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

Contact Library

Email:[email protected]

Telephone: (01) 8905563

Reference section

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: (01) 8905784

Donabate-Library (1)

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
  • Self-service borrowing, renewing and returns
  • Computers
  • 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

Contact the library

Email:  [email protected]
Telephone:  01-8905609

Garristown Library

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)
  • Study space
  • Meeting space
  • Small Exhibition space
  • Local history & community information
  • Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Assistive technology: keyboard and mouse

Contact Us

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: (01) 8355020

Fax: (01) 8355020

Howth Library

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]
  • Reference Books
  • Large Print Books
  • Periodicals, Newspapers, Application Forms
  • Local History Files
  • DVDs, CDs, Computer Games, Talking Books
  • Community Information

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Contact the Library

Email: [email protected]

Telephone:   (01) 8905026

Fax:              (01) 8322277

Malahide Library main

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
  • 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

Contact Library

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: (01)8704430 or (01)8704431

Rush Library main

Opening hours

Mon and Wed: 1:15pm - 8:00pm

Tuesday: 9:45am – 1:00pm and 1:45pm - 8:00pm

Thurs, 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
  • 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

Contact Library

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: (01) 8708414

Skerries Library

Opening hours

Mon, Wed, Fri and Sat :  9:45am – 1:00pm and 1:45pm - 5:00pm

Tues and Thurs:  1:15pm - 8:00pm

Fri/Sat - Alternate  
Sunday: Closed

Month                   Friday                     Saturday

January                 4th 18th                  12th 26th

February               1st 15th                   9th 23rd

March                   1st 15th 22nd            9th 30th

April                     5th 26th                  13th

May                     3rd 17th 31st            11th 25th

June                    7th 21st                   15th 29th

July                     5th 19th                    6th 20th

August                2nd 9th 23rd             17th 31st

September          6th 20th                   14th 28th

October              4th 18th 25th             12th

November           8th 22nd                    2nd 16th 30th

December           6th 20th                   14th

 

Bank holiday weekends: Closed Saturday and Monday 

Facilities 

Items for borrowing/renewals/returns 

  • Fiction and non-fiction books
  • Young adult and children lending, including picture books
  • Talking books, dvds, language courses and computer games
  • Large print
  • Periodicals, magazines and newspapers
  • Photocopying and printing(charges apply)
  • Printing is provided by Surfbox email colour to [email protected]
  • and black/white to [email protected]
  • Local history collection
  • Computers: Free Wifi and internet 
  • Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible

Contact  Library

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: (01) 8905671

Fingal Libraries

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
  • 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 

Contact Library

Email: [email protected]
Telephone: (01) 8905894 or (01) 8905582

 

 

Mobile Library van 2

‌‌‌Mobile ‌Opening/Office Hours

Mon - Fri: 9.30am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.30pm

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

See December Timetable for locations and times.  

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

Contact the Library

Email:  [email protected] 

Telephone: (01) 8221564 or (01) 8906719 (Monday to Thursday 9:30am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 5:30pm)

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.

Contact Us

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: (01) 860 4290

Freephone: 1850 211466 (Monday to Friday, 9:30am - 5:00pm)

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