Dolphin's Barn Library

Address: Parnell Road Dublin 12 D12 ET22
Tel: +353 1 4540681

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

Buses: 17, 27, 56A, 77A, 151

  • Free broadband and wireless Internet service
  • eResources
  • Self-service Printing/Scanning (Surfbox)
  • Photocopying (colour/black and white) - via Surfbox
  • Children's Learning Zone
  • Creative Writing Group
  • Study space
  • Application forms for motor tax, passport etc.
  • Community noticeboard / information
  • Exhibitions / lectures / workshops / demonstrations
  • Audio books for adults and children on CD and MP3
  • Adult book club
  • Block loans to groups by arrangement
  • Children's activities / class visits
  • Toddler and Carer Group
  • Special collection - Dublin Collection


This location is wheelchair accessible, and an induction loop system for use with hearing aids is available.