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Lucan Library


Superquinn Shopping Centre
Newcastle Road
Dublin K78 V295

Tel: +353 1 6216422+353 1 6216422 
Fax: +353 1 6216433

A/Senior Librarian: Catherine Gallagher
Library email:

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.

Ruaille Buaille Festival 2015 (June 9th -13th)

Programme of events for the coming month

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Date Title
05/10/2015 - 10:30am
Lucan Knitting Club (Part of: )
New members welcome.
06/10/2015 - 10:30am
Musical Tots (Part of: )
Fun, interactive workshop for 6 months to 4 years and their parent/guardian. Booking essential, from Wednesday 30 September, 1.30pm, via https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/musical-tots-61015-tickets-18737945700
06/10/2015 - 3:00pm
Story Time (Part of: )
For c.3-5 year olds. All welcome.
06/10/2015 - 6:00pm
10 week course from 22 September. Booking essential, from Tuesday 1 September. Contact the library on 016216422, lucan@sdublincoco.ie or call in.
06/10/2015 - 7:00pm
10 week course from 22 September. Booking essential, from Tuesday 1 September. Contact the library on 016216422, lucan@sdublincoco.ie or call in.
08/10/2015 - 6:00pm
10 week course from 24 September. Booking essential, from Tuesday 1 September, 1.30pm via https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/basic-irish-for-beginners-class-tickets-18227309373
10/10/2015 - 10:00am
8 week course from 3 October10.00-11.30am – Facilitated practice session for improvers, 8-17 year oldsBooking required – contact the library on 016216422, lucan@sdublincoco.ie or call in.(NB, this is not for beginnners) Expressions of interest for a potential beginners' class at a future date are now being taken. Please contact the library.

Some Services at Lucan Library

  • Adult Writers’ Group
  • Teen 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 Class
  • Language Classes- Irish, English, French, Spanish
  • 11 Adult PCs – 2 with Scanners
  • 5 Junior PCs – with TTRS software
  • 2 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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