Central Library

Address: Central Library, Ilac Centre, Henry Street, Dublin 1 D01 DY8
Tel: +353 1 8734333
Email: centrallibrary@dublincity.ie

Opening Hours
COVID-19 notice: In line with the national move to Level 5, Central Library closed on 24 December until further notice. The library continues to operate home delivery and online services.

All buses for city centre Jervis (Red Line) O'Connell - GPO / Marlborough (Green Line).

Services
  • Wi-Fi
  • Free broadband and wireless Internet service
  • Self-service Printing/Scanning (Surfbox)
  • Photocopying (colour/black and white) - via Surfbox
  • eResources
  • Microsoft Office available
  • Study space
  • Surfbox printing service
  • World Health Organisation Collection
  • World Literature Collection
  • Art Reference Book Collection
  • Adult Basic Education Collection
  • Community information
  • Application forms for motor tax, passport etc.
  • Adult book club
  • Conversation exchange
  • Sci-Fi book club
  • Writers' group
  • World cinema DVD club
  • Exhibitions / lectures / workshops / demonstrations / music recitals
  • Audio books for adults and children on CD and MP3
  • DVDs and CD-ROMs

Accessibility

Public toilet facilities are available near the library.
An induction loop system for use with hearing aids is available.
Wheelchair access is via a lift from the ground floor of the shopping centre.

Futher services
  • Block loans to groups by arrangement
  • Children's activities / Toddler Group / Storytime / class visits
  • Library tours available on request
  • Audio books for adults and children on CD and MP3
  • DVDs and CD-ROMs
  • Block loans to groups by arrangement
  • Children's activities / Toddler Group / Storytime / class visits