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Lucan Library


Lucan Shopping Centre
Newcastle Road
Dublin K78 V295

Tel: +353 1 6216422

Senior Executive Librarian:

Liz Corry

Library email: lucan@sdublincoco.ie

Some of our patrons might find this floorplan of use before visiting our library.

Opening Hours

Closed Saturdays and Mondays of Bank Holiday Weekends

  • Mon: 9.45 - 8.00  
  • Tues: 9.45 - 8.00  
  • Wed: 9.45 - 8.00  
  • Thurs: 9.45 - 8.00
  • Fri: 9.45 - 4.30  
  • Sat: 9.45 - 4.30 


Events and Activities.

Programme of events for July, 2019

The Saturday Sessions at Lucan Library

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Date Title
16/07/2019 - 10:30am
Basic iPhone, iPad, Tablet and Smartphone class. A five-week course for beginners. Part of the 'Getting Citizens Online' initiative. Booking now open. Contact the library at lucan@sdublincoco.ie, 01-6216422, or call in.
17/07/2019 - 2:00pm
Summer Stars LEGO Workshop (Part of: Summer activities)
Write your story together in groups, build it with Lego, take photos and take your storyboard home! Suitable for ages 8+. Booking from Monday 17th June, 1.30pm, via https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/summer-stars-lego-workshop-170719-tickets-63342284478
17/07/2019 - 5:30pm
TTRS (Part of: )
Touch-Type Read Spell is a multi-sensory course that teaches touch-typing to help children with their reading and writing skills. It is particularly helpful for children with dyslexia and literacy issues. Minimum  8 years of age. Please contact the library at 01-6216422, email lucan@sdublincoco.ie, or call in to enquire about availability.  
18/07/2019 - 10:00am
New members welcome.
18/07/2019 - 1:00pm
Music Engineering Workshop (Part of: Summer activities)
Making a speaker / amplifier, using soldering irons. Suitable for ages 10+ Booking from Monday 17th June, 6.30pm, via https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/music-engineering-workshop-tickets-63342559300
19/07/2019 - 10:00am
To make Lucan Library a more welcoming place for our patrons who may experience sensory difficulties, we will be reducing our lighting and minimising noise levels. The library will operate as normal, and all patrons are welcome to use the library as they usually would during this period. All welcome.
19/07/2019 - 10:00am
For those who are unable to come to the library. New patrons welcome. Contact the library at lucan@sdublincoco.ie, or 01-6216422.
20/07/2019 - 12:00pm
Game of Codes (Part of: )
Coding workshop with The Academy of Code For 7-17 year olds. Parent to stay with child under 12. We have a limited number of laptops available to use for each session. If you wish to use one of our laptops, please choose "Game of Codes - Library Laptop" when booking. If you wish to bring your own laptop, please choose "Game of Codes - Own Laptop" when booking. Booking from Wednesday 10th July, 6.30pm, via https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/game-of-codes-20072019-tickets-63342716771
20/07/2019 - 2:00pm
Dave's Jungle (Part of: Summer activities)
Dave's Jungle is a totally interactive Reptile Show.  Meet some of the world's most amazing animals, learn fascinating facts, come face-to-face with crocodiles, tarantulas, scorpions and lots of other large lizards and creatures! All ages welcome.
22/07/2019 - 10:30am
Lucan Knitting Club meets every Monday (except Bank Holidays) from 10.30am - 12.00pm. All welcome.
23/07/2019 - 10:30am
Basic iPhone, iPad, Tablet and Smartphone class. A five-week course for beginners. Part of the 'Getting Citizens Online' initiative. Booking now open. Contact the library at lucan@sdublincoco.ie, 01-6216422, or call in.

Some Services at Lucan Library

  • Adult Writers’ Group
  • Adult Book clubs
  • Junior Book club
  • Teen Book club
  • Self Service borrowing and return
  • Exhibitions
  • Lectures
  • Children’s Activities  – Summer, Christmas, Easter, Halloween
  • Children’s art 
  • Language Classes- Irish, English
  • 11 Adult PCs – 3 with Scanners
  • 5 Junior PCs – with TTRS software
  • 3 OPACs
  • Online Access to Download Zone
  • Ebooks
  • Special Events

Seachtain na Gaeilge
Ruaille Buaille
Science Month
History and Heritage Month
Children’s Book Festival

  • Wheelchair accessible – lift and automatic doors
  • Loop Hearing System
  • Audio Books
  • Large Print
  • Reference
  • DVDs
  • CDs
  • Young adult collection
  • Adult literacy Section
  • Junior Literacy section
  • Newspapers and Magazines
  • Foreign novels, magazines and newspapers
  • Self service Printing and Photocopying
  • Various application forms
  • Voters Register
  • Community Information Notice board
  • Driver Theory Test CDROM
  • Seminar Room with AV facilities


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A detailed access guide to Lucan Library is available from www.accessdublin.ie.

Map and Directions

The library can be reached using the 25a bus from Woodquay to Superquinn, Newcastle Rd. The 25x from Belfield stops there too.  For routes, timetables and fares information, see the Dublin Bus website.

Lucan Library is a full-time library in the Superquinn Shopping Centre in Lucan. It is situated to the extreme left of the centre, near the Dunnes Stores entrance.

The library was opened to the public in November 2000. It is a bright modern building on the first floor of the Superquinn Shopping Centre and is accessible by lift. It has a large children\'s area and a seminar room which can be booked by local community groups.

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