Portarlington Library


Opening Hours:

Tuesday:              10.00 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. & 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. (closed for lunch 1.30 p.m. to 2.30 p.m.)

Wednesday:         10.00 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. & 2.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. (closed for lunch 1.30 p.m. to 2.30 p.m.)

Thursday:             10.00 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. & 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. (closed for lunch 1.30 p.m. to 2.30 p.m.)

Friday:                  10.00 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. & 2.30 p.m. to 5.00 p.m. (closed for lunch 1.30 p.m. to 2.30 p.m.)

Saturday:              10.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. ***

*** Library is closed on the Saturday of Bank Holiday weekends


Contact Details:

By phone at:             057 8643751

E-mail at:                  library@laoiscoco.ie

Address:                   Main Street, Portarlington, Co. Laois, R32 PY59.

Acting Assistant Librarian

Enda McEvoy

057 8643751

Library Assistant

Eilish Dillon

057 8643751

Acting Senior Library Assistant

Aoife Anton

057 8643751 


Services

  • Adult Lending
  • Children and Young Adult Sections
  • CDs & DVDs for adults and children
  • Computer Games
  • Reference
  • Foreign Language Novels
  • Audio Books
  • Large Print
  • Languages
  • Online Learning Resources
  • Word-Processing Access
  • Internet Access
  • WiFi
  • Photocopying
  • Printing
  • Scanning
  • Magazines
  • National and Local Newspapers
  • Self-Service Facility
  • Study Areas

 Regular Library Activities
Knitting Club: Meets every Friday morning at 10:30am. 
Junior Book Club (Ages 9-12): Meet one Wednesday afternoon per month. 
Classics Book Club: Meets one Wednesday morning per month at 11:00am to discuss a chosen classic literature title.
General Fiction Book Club : Meets one Wednesday per month at 6:00pm
For inquiries about joining the above clubs, please contact Portarlington Library.