Library Social Media Accounts
You can follow South Dublin Libraries on the following platforms:
South Dublin Libraries Instagram
South Dublin Libraries Twitter
Each branch library has their own Facebook Page:
Castletymon Library (new building coming 2020)
County Library Tallaght
Palmerstown Library Digital Hub
There are also other social media accounts for other initiatives:
Red Line Book Festival: Facebook / Twitter / Instagram
South Dublin Libraries has a great range of blogs to help you with finding new library items to take out.
YAPS! - The South Dublin Teen Reading Blog is an exciting new blog - a teen reading blognificence - created and managed by library staff who are passionate about young adult (YA)literature. If you want YA recommendations or to find titles for your teen, then YAPS! is THE blog.
OVERALL WINNER of Best Arts & Culture Blog 2016 @ The 2016 Blog Awards
BRONZE WINNER of Best Books & Literature Blog @ The 2017 Blog Awards
[Click here for YAPS]
YAPS! also has a dedicated Twitter account here.
South Dublin Reads
Formerly Ballyroan Reads, this book review blog by library staff tells you what we're reading. We post book reviews (Tuesday + Thursdays), New Books to Watch Out For (Wednesdays) and Brilliant Book Titles (Monday + Fridays), as well as other occasional features.
OVERALL WINNER of Best Books & Literature Blog @ The 2018 Blog Awards
OVERALL WINNER of Best Books & Literature Blog @ The 2017 Blog Awards
BRONZE WINNER of Best Arts & Culture Blog @ The 2016 Blog Awards
[Click here for South Dublin Reads]
World Movies 365
Are movies more your thing? Well, check out our film blog, World Movies 365. Primarily, focussed on Independent and World Cinema, we also feature mainstream and classic titles.
[Click here for World Movies 365]
Your one-stop-shop for Local History and Local Studies, our Local Studies blog features articles as well as links to a whole host of resourcessuch as our digital archive, SOURCE, Local Maps, our Lecture Series Archive and more!
[Click here for Local Studies]
The Local History has a dedicated Twitter account here.
Book Club Blogs
Lucan Library's Book Club and Stewarts' Reading Circle both have a blog detailing what books they are reading and more.
[Click here for Lucan Library's Book Club Blog]
[Click here for Stewarts Reading Circle's Blog]
Red Line Book Festival
The Red Line Book Festival celebrates the very best in local, national and international writing. Check out our latest news here.
[Click here for Red Line Book Festival news]
TEDxBallyroanLibrary is an independent TEDx talk that happens yearly in Ballyroan Library. For more information, check out its page here.
[Click here for the TEDxBallyroanLibrary website]