Richmond Barracks
Dublin City Council

Update: Following the escalation of Dublin to level 3 of the National Covid-19 Plan, the library will offer a call and collect service only, during usual operating hours.

Call and collect service

If you’d like to order some books through the call and collect service, take a a look at the online catalogue to see if the items you want are in the system.

When you see something that you are interested in reserve it for collection at your local branch.

If the particular book you want is not available you can call us on 01 222 8444 and ask for books or other authors in the same genre, or ask the library staff to make a selection for you.

Once notified that your items are available you can call to the library to collect them. There is no need to arrange an appointment.

You can find further details on how to avail of the service here.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch via cultureconnects@dublincitycouncilculturecompany.ie or by calling us on 01 222 8444.

Last updated: September 23rd

Inchicore Library at Richmond Barracks

We’re delighted to announce that from August 10th 2020, Richmond Barracks will be home to a library.

While Inchicore Library undergoes refurbishment works, we’re excited to house a selection of their books in the newly created Richmond Barracks Library.

The new library is operated on a browse-and-borrow basis by Dublin City Libraries and you can visit during the opening times below.

Please be advised that government guidelines now require that face coverings are mandatory in Libraries.


Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday: 10am – 4pm

Every second Friday, and every second Saturday: 10am – 4pm

Sunday: Closed


September Friday/Saturday Hours

Friday 4thOpen
Saturday 5thClosed
Friday 11thClosed
Saturday 12thOpen
Friday 18thOpen
Saturday 19thClosed
Friday 25thClosed
Saturday 26thOpen

October Friday/Saturday Hours

Friday 2ndOpen
Saturday 3rdClosed
Friday 9thClosed
Saturday 10thOpen
Friday 16thOpen
Saturday 17thClosed
Friday 23rdOpen
Saturday 24thClosed
Friday 30thClosed
Saturday 31stClosed

November Friday/Saturday Hours

Friday 6thOpen
Saturday 7thClosed
Friday 13thClosed
Saturday 14thOpen
Friday 20thOpen
Saturday 21stClosed
Friday 27thClosed
Saturday 28thOpen

December Friday/Saturday Hours

Friday 4thOpen
Saturday 5thClosed
Friday 11thClosed
Saturday 12thOpen
Friday 18thOpen
Saturday 19thClosed
Friday 25thClosed
Saturday 26thClosed

The only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library.

Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist

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