Callan Library

Callan Library provides a range of services to our local community, its much more then just books!

Free Membership:
It’s free to join Callan Library or any other Library in Ireland, you can join on-line or by visiting Callan Library. When you are joining be sure to bring with you proof of your current address and photo ID.

The Library carries a wide variety of different types of stock for lending: Books: novels and factual books for adults, teenagers and children – Daily and Local newspapers – Books on CD/MP3 – Language Courses – Multicultural – Adult Literacy Collections – Music CDs – Driver Theory Test Book/CD-ROM.

Internet Services:
Internet access is available in all our branches.

There is no charge for Internet use for members; there is a charge of €3.00 for non-members per half hour; there is a charge for printouts.

Children’s Services:
Books – CDs – Author visits – Book Clubs – Activities – Children’s Summer Reading Challenge – Storytelling etc.

There are dedicated Young Adult sections with appropriate books and popular music selections in all branches.

Patrons may reserve items for collection at the library of their choice. (A patron may have a maximum of 12 reserves at any one time).

Block Loans:
The Library provides block loans for community groups and institutions.

Reference Material:
There are comprehensive reference sections in all library branches which include: encyclopaedias, dictionaries, directories, atlases etc. These can be referred to in the library but cannot be borrowed.

Opening Times:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 2pm – 5pm; 5.30pm-8pm
Wednesday: 10am-1pm; 2pm-5pm
Thursday: 10am-1pm; 2pm-5pm
Saturday: 10am- 1.30pm
Sunday: Closed
(Closed on Saturdays before a public holiday)

More Information:
Phone: 056 7794183