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Dublin City Library and Archive

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Dublin City Library and Archive

Address: 138-144 Pearse Street, Dublin 2

Area: South East Area

Telephone: +353 1 6744999

Email: dublinstudies@dublincity.ie

Loc8 Code: NN5-10-WF7

Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday: 10.00am - 8.00pm
Friday, Saturday: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday: Closed
Holiday Arrangements



Situated within walking distance of the city centre south of the River Liffey.

Bus: 1. Access the Dublin Bus timetable.
Dart: Pearse Station, Westland Row. Access the DART timetable.

We do not have parking facilities for readers. On-street parking in the vicinity of the Library is limited and subject to time restraints.

Dublin City Library and Archive - restaurantThe restaurant on the first floor is open to the public (same level as the Reading Room).
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The Reading Room is open to all readers holding a current Research Card, issued by Dublin City Public Libraries and available on application to all parties who wish to consult the Dublin City Library & Archive collections.

This location is wheelchair accessible and has an induction loop systemLibrary Access

This location is wheelchair accessible, and an induction loop system for use with hearing aids is available.


 Excellence Through Accessibility Award Winner 2010 - Dublin City Library and Archive

Right: Winner, NDA Excellence Through Accessibility Awards 2010 - Dublin City Library and Archive


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