Latest Service Updates

Customer Notices

Catalogue availability on Sunday 26 May
The online Catalogue will be unavailable from 9:00am until 9:45am on Sunday morning, 26 May, in order to facilitate essential mantenance work. Our eBooks/Audiobooks and eMagazines​ will remain available during this period. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Public Holiday on Monday 27 May​
All libraries and mobile libraries will be closed for the Spring Bank Holiday on Monday 27 May 2019. Please remember you can still use our app and online services on this date including the Catalogue, eBooks/Audiobooks and eMagazines.

We apologise for any inconv​enience caused by the following customer notices.​ 

Essential I.T. upgrades in libraries in 2019 - Temporary Closure Dates​

Some branch Libraries will be closed for a day each during the next few months in order to facilitate essential I.T. upgrades. Click here for a list of affected libraries and temporary closure dates​ - this list will continue to be updated in the future so please check back. We have already completed upgrades in some branch libraries.


Click on a library name below for more information:​​​​

Updates on Branch Library​ opening times including temporary closures:


Ballynahinch Library​ will open at 2:30pm on Tuesday 4 June.

Derry Central Library​ will open at 10:00am on Tuesday 11 June.

Donaghadee Library​ will be closed on the following dates for essential maintenance:
Tuesday 28 May all day and Friday 31 May from 1:00pm - 5:00pm. 

Falls Road Library​ will be undergoing repairs to the outside of the building until the first week of May. The library will still be open during this period.

Grove Library ​is currently closed for refurbishment​.

Irish and Local Studies Library, Armagh​ will close at 12:30pm on Tuesday 4 June for staff training.

​Irvinestown Library's​ Out of Hours Service is temporarily unavailable. Please check back here for updates.

Updates on Mobile Libraries

Fermanagh Mobile Library ​is currently unavailable in order to facilitate essential vehicle maintenance. The Mobile Library may be back on the road on Thursday 30 May (approx.). Please check back here for further updates.

Remember that you can visit the Libraries NI website and the Libraries NI app any time and you will have access to our online services including eBooks, Audiobo​oks, and eMagazines​, and you can use the Catalogue to find books and renew your book loans.

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