Shantallow Library


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Marie-Elaine Tierney
92 Racecourse Road
Shantallow, Derry
BT48 8DA
t:028 7135 4185
f:028 7122 4385
Minicom:028 7135 4185
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 Opening Hours


Opening hours for Shantallow Library
Monday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday:10:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday:10:00am - 2:00pm
Thursday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Friday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday:10:00am - 1:30pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday


 Public Holidays


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 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
GOT IT Newspapers Wi-Fi

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

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
The Guitar Club (CANCELLED)


This is a fortnightly club aimed at children from 10 years upwards to adulthood offering guidance and support to those wishing to learn the guitar.  Participants must bring their own instrument with them.   Guidance notes will be provided and a tutor will be on hand to offer assistance. ​

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185

18/09/2018 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adult Reading Group
The first Tuesday of every month.

This group aims to allow everyone’s reading experiences to be shared and enjoyed. You can borrow the book the group will be discussing for free.

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
04/09/2018 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Tuesday.

​For age 0 - 4

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
04/09/2018 10:45am
Knit and Natter
Every Monday and Thursday.

A group activity aimed at 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.​

Refreshments provided.

All welcome.

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
03/09/2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tea and Newspapers
Every Monday

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
03/09/2018 11:00am - 12:00noon
Go ON / Got IT - Basic Computer Classes
Go ON/Got IT is an exciting support/training programme for people who want to find out more about technology and computers in a relaxed environment and at their own pace. These computer courses are held in local libraries with experienced staff on hand to help. Go ON allows people to enhance their computer skills by offering help to do lots of everyday tasks on the computer.

Go ON/Got IT sessions are free but you must be a library member to participate. Library membership is free for everyone.

Booking Essential

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
03/09/2018 Contact branch for details