Schools Library Service

Children's and Schools Library Service

South Dublin Libraries offers a wealth of information and resources to the schools in South Dublin County. 

Currently, there are over 30,000 children attending 100 primary and close to 20,000 teens attending secondary schools in the County. 

Teachers from all schools can contact their local library, the Mobile Library Service or Library Headquarters for advice and support on all library, literacy and book related issues. 

Contact Library Headquarters for:

    • Advice and assistance on establishing and managing a school library.
    • Advice and demonstrations to teachers and children on online resources available on our website
    • Workshops and presentations for parents on reading with their children
    • Bed-time Reading Clubs.
    • Homework Help offered on our website
    • Healthy Reading/ Childrens's Issues Booklist (pdf, 102kb)    
      Junior and Young Adult Book Club. Please email for more details and to request titles for your South Dublin Junior and Adult book club.

Contact your local library for:

  • Class visits
  • Storytime and information sessions for pupils
  • Information on block loan facilities for teachers working in schools in the South Dublin County Council area. 

Contact the Mobile Library Service for:

  • Visits to schools by the Mobile Library
  • Classroom Readers- over 80 titles to choose from. Thirty copies of each titles available for borrowing for a 90 day period.
    Please email for more details or to request copies for your class. 


Mobile Library Services:
email    Tel:  01-459 7834

Library Headquarters: 
email     Tel: 01-4597834

Ballyroan Library:
email   Tel:  01-494 1900

Castletymon Library

Clondalkin Library        
email   Tel:  01-459 3315

Lucan Library
email         Tel:  01-621 6422

County Library, Tallaght
email         Tel:  01-462 0073

North Clondalkin Library

Stewarts Library:
email      Tel:  01-651 8129

Palmerstown Library Digital Hub
email  Tel: 01- 467 8909 (Tuesday and Thursday 1-8pm)

A-Z of All Services