City Wide Reading 2019

Cover of BumpFizzleThis spring children in Dublin are urged to keep their eyes peeled for mysterious aliens at their local library as Bumpfizzle – the Best on Planet Earth by Patricia Forde, has been chosen for the 2019 Citywide Reading Campaign for Children.

Fíneálacha le Cur ar Ceal

Ón 1 Eanáir, ní bheidh ar bhaill leabharlainne fíneálacha a íoc ar earraí thar téarma agus ní bhaileofar fíneálacha atá ann faoi láthair.

Ní ghearrfar aon fhíneálacha thar téarma ar ábhair ar bith a thabharfaidh baill leabharlainne as an leabharlann ón 1ú Eanáir 2019.  Cealófar chomh maith costais ar bith ar chuntais ball ón 1 Eanáir.

Who Else Writes Like This?

Who Else Writes LikeThe online resources featured in this week’s blog are ‘Who Else Writes Like…?’ and ‘Who Next…?’
Both resources are compiled by two professional librarians of long experience, drawing on contributions from other librarians.

Staff Picks Drumcondra

FictionOur colleagues in Drumcondra Library are recommending the following titles for your reading pleasure.
Grab your library card, click on the link to reserve your copy and enjoy!

Kids Bookclub Ballymun Christmas Report

Bookclub  memberBaby, Wobbler and Toddler Book Clubs at Ballymun Library

We had a lovely session last Tuesday, 18th December with the Baby, Wobbler and Toddler book clubs. Everyone dressed up in Christmas jumpers and festive gear as we sang songs and read stories. Each of the children received a free book as well as stickers and jellies.

Staff Picks Rathmines

Staff in Rathmines Library have read and enjoyed the following books and are recommending them to you.
Grab your library card and click on the link to reserve your copy.

World Book Online

World Book Online LogoThe e-resource featured in this week’s blog is World Book Online. A suite of three websites from the publishers of the famous World Book encyclopedias. Supplying you with accurate information at age appropriate levels in a controlled safe learning environment.

The Great Courses

Great Courses LogoWhatever your area of interest, we have an online resource for you.  Today we’re going to take a look at The Great Courses Library Collection. This resource gives our library members access to an amazing world of knowledge.

Christmas Holiday Arrangements in Dublin City Public Libraries

Christmas sceneBeidh Leabharlanna Poiblí Chathair Bhaile Átha Cliath dúnta ó Dé Luain 24 Nollaig 2018 go dtí 1 Eanáir 2019 (araon san áireamh).

Osclóidh na Leabharlanna Brainse arís Dé Céadaoin 2 Eanáir 2019.

New Fiction For December

Magic of FictionNew books at Dublin City Public Libraries this month

With Christmas just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to stock up on some great fiction from your library to enjoy during the holidays.