Library Locations and Opening Hours

Contact and CollectRoscommon Public Library Service Update

From Monday 8th June, in line with phase 2 of the Government’s Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business, Libraries can now commence reopening.

Initially, library spaces will be restricted to library staff and from Tuesday 16th June the library service will arrange for the safe return of library items and the implementation of a safe lending service on a ‘Contact and Collect’ basis.

The services will be in operation at Ballaghaderreen, Boyle, Castlerea and Roscommon Town Library.

Online services will continue to be available as the library services move through the re-opening phases.

A quick start guide is available here: http://www.roscommoncoco.ie/en/Services/Community/Library/ICT_Resources_In_Libraries_/Roscommon-Library-Quick-Start-Guide.pdf

- join the library online at www.librariesireland.ie/join- download eBooks and eAudiobooks- read emagazines and enewspapers- take eLearning or language courses- watch or listen to storytimes, and other online events and activities on library social media channels.

The resumption of a full library service will be in accordance with government policy and HSE guidelines to ensure the safety of all during Covid 19.

Library Map

Roscommon County Library H.Q.

Abbey Street, Roscommon, F42 RP49

Tel. (090) 6637275 Fax:(090) 6637101 E-mail: roslib@roscommoncoco.ie

Roscommon Branch Library

Abbey Street, Roscommon, F42 RP49

Assistant Librarian: Carolyn Tunney

Tel. (090) 6637277 E-mail: library@roscommoncoco.ie

Tuesday: 1.00pm to 8.00pm

Wednesday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Thursday: 1.00pm to 8.00pm

Friday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Boyle Branch Library

King House, Boyle, F52 HN50

Senior Library Assistant: Matthew Gammon

Tel: (071) 9662800 E-mail:boylelibrary@roscommoncoco.ie

Tuesday: 1.00pm to 8.00pm

Wednesday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Thursday: 1.00pm to 8.00pm

Friday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm Saturday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Castlerea Branch Library

Main Street, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon, F45 C8P7

Branch Librarian: Breege Beirne

Tel. 094 9620745 Email: castlerealibrary@roscommoncoco.ie

Tuesday: 1.30pm to 5.00pm and 6.00pm to 8.00pm

Wednesday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 4.30pm

Thursday: 1.00pm to 5.00pm and 6.00pm to 8.00pm

Friday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 4.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am to 1.00pm

Ballaghaderreen Branch Library

Main Street, Ballaghaderreen, F45 E3C3

Senior Library Assistant: Deirdre Creighton

Tel. 094 9877044 E-mail: ballaghaderreenlibrary@roscommoncoco.ie

Tuesday: 1.00pm to 8.00pm

Wednesday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Thursday: 1.00pm to 8.00pm

Friday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Strokestown Branch Library

Bawn Street, Strokestown, Co. Roscommon, F42 RH39

Branch Librarian: Helen Kerins

Tel. 071 9634027 E-mail: strokestownlibrary@roscommoncoco.ie

Tuesday: 2.00pm to 6.00pm

Wednesday: 1.00pm to 5.00pm, 5.30pm to 7.30pm

Thursday: 12noon to 4.00pm

Friday: 10.00am to 1.00pm, 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am to 1.00pm

Elphin Branch Library

Main Street, Elphin, Co. Roscommon, F45 VW27

Branch Librarian: Aideen Griffin

Tel. 071 9635775 E-mail: elphinlibrary@roscommoncoco.ie

Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday: 11.00am to 2.00pm

Thursday: 2.30pm to 6.30pm

Friday: 10.30am to 1.00pm and 1.30pm to 4.00pm

Saturday: 10.30am to 1.30pm

Please note that most libraries close on the Saturday of Bank holiday weekends

Roscommon Mobile Library Service

The Mobile Library Service accommodates a total of over 60 stops over a two week schedule throughout the county providing opportunities for greater access and participation in the rural areas of the county. For full details of schedules, locations and times please phone Mobile No 087-9943508 or 090-66-37270.