Thinking of visiting the library? Our welcome social story can help your child or class prepare for their library visit, what to expect, and how things work Welcome to Hollyhill Library (PDF file 3.7 MB).
Sensory Friendly visits
We offer families with children with autism or sensory issues a private library visit with low lights and low noise. Please ring Hollyhill Library on 021 4924928 to book.
Hollyhill Library Opening Hours
Tuesday - Saturday, 10.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. We are closed Saturdays of bank holiday weekends.
Outside of library hours you can
- Your Library, Get Involved! Download our library newsletter TheBerries_no88 (PDF file 528 KB) to find out what's happening in the library during February.
- Liam Hutchinson Photography Exhibition, running 8 - 28 February
- Basic computer class for beginners, starting 17 February. Enquire at the library desk.
- New Music Circle starting 22 February at 2.30p.m. All welcome!
- New Songwriting Club meeting on Saturday 4 March 11.00a.m. - 2.00p.m.
- Libraries for Business - an information session on resources in your local library to support business research. Thursday 9 March at 10.30a.m. Light refreshments and an opportunity to network. Free, but booking essential at 021 4924928
- Building an Entrepreneur - an Enterprise Week event for secondary school students on Friday 10 March. In association with Gurranabraher Credit Union.
- Libraries+ Learn how to use the new technology and online services in your library, including self-service kiosks and printing. Call Pauline at 021 4924928 to book.
- Free wifi
- Ciorcal Comhrá conversational Irish group meeting on the first Tuesday of the month. Drop in!
- CoderDojo on Saturdays 2.30p.m. - 4.00p.m.
- Colouring Competitions every Saturday afternoon at 2.30p.m.
- Connect Four Club every Friday afternoon, 2.30p.m. - 3.30p.m.
- 'Workstation'- books and self learning DVDs on job skills, business and entrepreneurship
- Your Good Self - books on health and mental health issues.
- eBooks lending service. Go to our Digital Downloads page for full information
- Find out about our services for students and teachers on our Services for Students and Teachers page
Please note that children aged 7 or under may not be left unattended in Hollyhill Library and all other Cork City Libraries. Full information on our Kids page or telephone the library on 021 4924928.
Telephone: 021 4924928
Executive Librarian: Ann Riordan
Opening hours (from 1 July 2015): Tuesday-Saturday, 10.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Transport access: Bus no. 202 and northside orbital no. 201 stop on Harbour View Road.
Parking: Parking is free for up to 2 hours in Hollyhill Shopping Centre.
Bookstock: c. 44,000 items, November 2016.
Postal address : Hollyhill Library, Harbour View Road, Knocknaheeny, Cork T23 N250.
Seoladh phoist: Leabharlann Chnoc an Chuilinn, Bóthar Radharc an Chuain, Cnoc na hAoine, Corcaigh
Loc8 code: WDR-85-FF9.
- 17 Dec. 1980 to 20 Dec. 1997 located in Terence MacSwiney Community College.
- 6 Jan. 1998 to 20 May 2008 located in Hollyhill Shopping Centre.
- 25 June 2009 to 6 June 2015: Foyle Avenue, Knocknaheeny.
- 1 July 2015 to date: Harbour View Road, Knocknaheeny.
Location of Hollyhill Library