Fingal Libraries re-open on Monday, 10th May

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Fingal Libraries will re-open their doors on Monday, 10th May with a Contact and Collect service which will allow members avail of a simple process to borrow books, DVDs and other items as well as self-service printing / scanning / photocopying service from their nearest library branch while adhering to public health guidelines.


Fingal Libraries has a wide variety of items in stock including new titles, books, talking books, large print and a limited selection of DVDs.  Library materials can be collected and borrowed for a three-week loan period.  It’s FREE to join up to become a member of Fingal libraries.


In the meantime, Blanchardstown Library will not be open for browsing due to ongoing refurbishments but will be able to offer a Contact and Collect service and printing / scanning / photocopying service from 10th May.  Donabate Library will be on shorter opening hours because it is situated inside the Donabate Portrane Community & Leisure Centre.  Monday – Friday: 9.45am – 1.00pm & 2.00pm – 4.00pm.  Closed on Saturday.


Our online services are available to all members of the library and this includes eBooks, online learning courses, eMagazines, language learning, music streaming, newspapers and reference databases. These are readily available at


Our delivery service to cocooners, the housebound, residential services and anyone with health issues will continue. The cocooning library service can be contacted at 8906719/ 8604290    


You can contact your closest library in the network for more info.

Balbriggan 8704401

Baldoyle 8906793

Blanchardstown 8905560

Donabate 8905609

Garristown 8355020

Howth 8905026

Malahide 8704430

Mobiles 8906719

Housebound 8604290

Rush 8708414

Skerries 8905671

Swords 8905582