Future Developments

We are constantly improving and developing library services. Read about our plans for Cork City Libraries.

Cork City Council Library Development Programme 2015–2019

Cork City Council’s development programme for the library service, Read – Learn – Explore, can be downloaded here.


Read-Learn-Explore .pdf (size 5.1 MB)

This plan sets out the Council’s objectives for the period 2015 to 2019, covering plans for buildings, improvement to services such as lifelong learning, children’s services, information technology, and social media, staff development, and much more.

Past Development Plans

Books, Bytes and Buildings: Cork City Libraries Strategic Plan 2005 - 2009 (size 2.2 MB)

Books, Bytes and Buildings 2: Strategic Plan for the Library Service 2010-2014 (size 2 MB)