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Opening Hours

Normal Hours:
Monday: 9.30am – 5.30pm
Tuesday: 9.30am – 5.30pm
Wednesday: 9.30am – 8 pm
Thursday: 9.30am – 5.30pm
Friday: 9.30am – 1pm & 2pm -5pm
Saturday: 10am – 1pm & 2pm-5pm

Phone: (052) 6124545

Contact us

Phone: (052) 6124545


From Pre Schoolers to Teens to Adults, we have a broad selection of books, both fiction and non fiction to suit all needs

Your Library membership gives you access to all lending collections in the County.

  • Fiction
  • Non-fiction
  • Language courses
  • Life-long learning materials
  • Literacy support
  • Local studies and Reference collections
  • Film DVD’s
  • Music CD’s

If what you are looking for is not on our shelves, just ask and we may be able to get it in for you.


  • Daily newspapers
  • A selection of magazines

Surf the web:

  • Free WiFi if your laptop or phone is WiFi enabled.
  • 9 Desktop PC’s.
  • Installed on each PC is Microsoft office, Open Office and Read Write Gold.
  • The PC’s can read USB memory sticks, CDs,DVDs and most memory cards from your digital camera or smartphone.
  • It is possible to print in both colour and in black and white.

Assistive Technology

We have software that can make reading more accessible for everyone. The software is designed to help people with reading, learning or sight difficulties to enjoy books and reading and it will also make access to the Internet and the PC much easier. If you have any questions on these, just give us a call or ask at the desk to arrange a demonstration.


  • We have designated study spaces, these are limited up to a maximum number of 32.
  • You can access Encyclopædia Britannica Online for FREE.

Forms available in the Library:

  • Passport
  • Taxing
  • Register of Electors

Community Space

Clonmel Library has a dedicated space that is used by a variety of community groups. This facility is used as an exhibition space, a meeting room and a performance venue.

Examples of those who use this space are:

  • Artists,
  • Sculptors,
  • Photographers,
  • Schools,
  • Women`s Discussion Group,
  • Craft Circle,
  • G.I.Y.,
  • Author visits,
  • Book clubs.

There is seating room for 150 people.

Clubs and Groups

Adult Book Groups

There are three book groups who meet once a month, one in the morning and two evening groups. New members are welcome.


Every Thursday 4pm.  All ages welcome.

Each month, there will be a SPECIAL themed storytime. Watch out for the posters.

7-9 years Book Club

Monthly meetings. New members welcome.

10-12 years Book Club

Monthly meetings. New members welcome.

Women`s Discussion Group

Meet every Wednesday 10.30-12.00pm. All are welcome.

Craft Circle

The second and fourth Tuesday of every month at 10.00am.Free of charge.
All are welcome to come along to this monthly get together of people who are interested in all kinds of crafts, knitting, basketry, sewing, beading, patchwork etc. Get some advice or swop some patterns .

G.I.Y. Meetings

GIY is open to people interested in food growing at all levels, i.e. from growing a few herbs on the balcony to complete self-sufficiency, from beginners to old hands.
All are welcome on on 2nd Wednesday of each month.

Skype Book Club

Skype Book Club meet every three months. Skyping with Peorian readers in Illinois, USA.


Wheelchair accessible
Wheelchair parking
Wheelchair accessible toilet
Hearing induction loop