Lisburn City Library


 Customer Notice - Exceptional Closure on 18 June

​​​​​Lisburn City Library ​will be closed on Tuesday 18 June in order to facilitate computer system upgrades. 

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

During the Library closure, items can be renewed online with your library membership card and PIN number, which is available from library staff in any branch library. eBooks/Audiobooks and eMagazines can also be borrowed as normal via the Libraries NI website or Libraries NI app.

Your nearest open libraries (click on the library names below for opening times) are:​​

Dromore Library
38 Market Square, Town Hall
BT25 1AW

t: 028 9269 2280

Finaghy Library
38B Finaghy Road South
BT10 0DR

t: 028 9050 9214

Newtownbreda Library
Saintfield Road

t: 028 9070 1620


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Margarita Pollock / Susan Browne
Lisburn City Library
23 Linenhall Street, Lisburn
BT28 1FJ
t:028 9266 9345
f:028 9263 3369
Minicom:028 9263 3350
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 Opening Hours


Opening hours for Lisburn City Library
Monday:9:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday:9:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday:9:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday:9:00am - 8:00pm
Friday:9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday:10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday


 Public Holidays


 Library Location



 Library Services

Books Audio books Children's audio books
Large print books Internet Storytimes
Class visits Public Computers Disabled access
Exhibition space Fax service Photocopier
Printer Scanner Information Service
Meeting Rooms Microfilm Newspapers

 Library Events - please contact your library about events during school holidays as some events are term time only.

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
Lisburn City Yarnspiners
Meets second Thursday of the month
2:30pm - 4:00pm
£3 charge

Please ask branch staff for details

Margarita Pollock / Susan Browne​
t: 028 9266 9345
10/01/2019 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Music Club
The last Tuesday of every month.

Music discussion and listening. Exploring various music genres.

Margarita Pollock / Susan Browne​
t: 028 9266 9345
25/09/2018 11:00am - 12:00noon
Adult Reading Group
September to June.​

The second Thursday of every month.

This group aims to allow everyone’s reading experiences to be shared and enjoyed.
Participants don’t have to be library members but if you join, you can borrow the book the group will be discussing for free.

Margarita Pollock / Susan Browne​
t: 028 9266 9345
13/09/2018 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Creative Writing Group
​Meeting second Tuesday of the month.
Each month the group will explore different topics and create a piece of writing.

Margarita Pollock / Susan Browne​​​
t: 028 9266 9345
11/09/2018 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Knit and Natter
Every Friday.

A group for anyone who enjoys knitting, crochet, cross stitch and other crafts. Share hints and tips, swap patterns, meet new people and learn new skills.
Bring whatever you are working on at the moment or start a new project.

Margarita Pollock / Susan Browne
t: 028 9266 9345
07/09/2018 10:00am - 12:00noon
Term time only.

Every Friday.

Children age 4 – 8 years, are invited to come along to enjoy free stories in the library.

Margarita Pollock / Susan Browne​
t: 028 9266 9345
07/09/2018 3:30pm