Drumcondra Library

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Drumcondra Library

Address: Millmount Avenue, Dublin 9. D09 PT78

Area: North Central Area

Telephone: +353 1 222 8344

Email: drumcondralibrary@dublincity.ie

Loc8 Code: NP7-61-74D


Opening Hours

In line with the national move to Level 5 Dublin City branch libraries will be closed from Thursday October 22nd for a period of six weeks. We will continue to operate our online services and branches are contactable by email.



Bus: 1, 11, 13, 16, 33, 41, 41b, 41c, 44. Access the Dublin Bus timetable.

Train: Served by trains on the Dublin/ Maynooth/ Longford commuter line to Drumcondra Station, Lower Drumcondra Road. Access the Irish Rail timetable.


Coming from the Airport (N1 Motorway)

Travel on the N1 southbound in the direction of the City Centre. On the Upper Drumcondra Road pass St. Patrick’s College on the right hand side. At the next crossroads take the first right onto Millmount Avenue. Drumcondra Library is at the very end of Millmount Avenue on the right hand side.

Coming from the City Centre (O’Connell Street)

Coming from the City Centre follow the signs for the Airport and travel northbound along Dorset Street. Continue northbound, cross over the Royal Canal, pass under the railway bridge with Drumcondra Train Station on your left. Continue northbound, and cross over the River Tolka. Take the first turn left onto Millmount Avenue. Drumcondra Library is at the very end of Millmount Avenue on the right hand side.



Parking: On-street parking adjacent to Griffith Park [limited during school hours].
There are two disabled parking bays on Millbourne Avenue beside Drumcondra Library.


Drumcondra Library opened 19 February 1937. It is a small public library branch serving the north city suburb of Drumcondra and the surrounding area. In 2010 the library underwent significant refurbishment including provision for ramped access and a wheelchair accessible public toilet.  Read about the history of the building.

This location is wheelchair accessible and an induction loop system is available.Accessibility

Drumcondra Library has ramped access, an accessible entrance, and accessible routes through the building. An induction loop system for use with hearing aids is available.  Drumcondra Library has an accessible public toilet.


  • Wi-FiFree broadband and wireless Internet service
  • eResources
  • Self-service Printing/Scanning (Surfbox)
  • Photocopying (colour/black and white) - via Surfbox
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Daily Newspapers – Irish Times and Irish Independent
  • Application forms for Motor Tax, Passport etc.
  • Community noticeboard / Information
  • Local history files
  • Magazines
  • Large print books
  • Adult literacy material
  • Books for reluctant readers
  • Audio books for adults and children on CD and MP3
  • DVDS for adults and children
  • Young adult books
  • Block loans to groups by arrangement
  • Children's Activities / Class visits
  • Exhibitions/ Lectures/ Workshops/ Demonstrations

Toilet facilities are provided.

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