Cork City

Libraries & Hours

Christmas Opening Hours

All branches of Cork City Libraries will close on Saturday 23rd December 2017 at 5.30 pm and will re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018 at 10.00 am  Log on to  to use our online services.  To renew your items go to

Central Library Exterior June 2011

Select the appropriate link on the menu to find the locations of our libraries and their opening hours. We also provide a housebound service for persons who are unable to visit the library. Click on Library Groups to get details of book clubs, Irish language groups, and gramophone circles in your area.