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Libraries in Ireland

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The Linen Hall Library

17 Donegall Square North, Belfast, County Antrim, BT1 5GB, Northern Ireland
This is Belfasts oldest Library, and has been lending books to the citizens of Belfast since 1788. The Linen Hall Library is one of the oldest surviving subscription libraries in the United Kingdom. It specialises in Irish Politics and culture and is...
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Irish Traditional Music Archive

73 Merrion Square, Dublin 2, Ireland
A multi-media reference archive and resource centre for the traditional song, music and dance of Ireland.
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National Archives Dublin

Bishop Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
The archives of the following Government Departments and state agencies are held at Bishop Street, and are available for inspection there. The National Archives was established in 1998. It is an amalgamation of the Public Record Office of Ireland...
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Trinity College Library - The Book of Kells

Trinity College Library - The Book of KellsThe Old Library, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
This part of the college houses 200,000 antiquarian texts, marble busts of scholars and the oldest surviving harp in Ireland as well as the Book of Kells.
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Chester Beatty Library

Chester Beatty LibraryDublin Castle, Dame St, Dublin 2, Ireland
A vast collection of manuscripts, rare books, miniature paintings, and objects from Western, Middle Eastern, and Far Eastern Cultures.
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National Photographic Archive

Meeting House Square, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
Opened in October 1998 and houses the National Library of Ireland's photographic collection, which comprises approximately 300,000 photographs. While most of the collections are historical there are some contemporary collections. Subject matter ra...
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Royal Irish Academy

19 Dawson Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
This is a library for people researching for books etc. It contains many books, manuscripts and documents.
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Central Library of Dublin

Ilac Centre, Dublin 1, Co. Dublin
Dublin City's main Public Library
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GPA Bolton Library

Cashel , Co. Tipperary, Ireland
The library houses an impressive collection of antiquarian books and rare manuscripts dating from the 12th Century. Admission Charge, open seasonal and by appointment.
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Ordnance Survey of Ireland

Phoenix Park, Dublin 8, Ireland
This office is located in the north-east side of the park. Here you can buy maps, aerial & satellite photographs, and surveys of the country. Opening Hours: Business hours. Admission: Free.
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Achill Public Library

The Library, Achill Sound, County Mayo, Ireland
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Alliance Francaise

Kildare Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
This is a French cultural centre connected to the French embassy.
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Dún Laoghaire Library

Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin, Ireland
This is the areas main public Libraries, which houses many books for people with different interests.
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Cork City Library

Central Library, 57-61 Grand Parade, Cork, Co. Cork
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Goethe Institut

37 Merrion Square, Dublin 2, Ireland
This is a German cultural centre with Libraries.
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Belfast Public Library

Royal Avenue, Belfast, BT1, County Antrim
Red sandstone from Scotland gives this imposing classical building (1890) a distinctive look in Belfast's most architecturally important thoroughfare. It's a welcoming facility, well-used by borrowers and browsers, with lots to see inside. Don't miss...
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Pearse Street Library, Dublin

138 - 144 Pearse Street, Dublin 2
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Central Catholic Library

74 Merrion Square, Dublin 2, Ireland
This Libraries describes itself.
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Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

68 Balmoral Avenue, Belfast, County Antrim, BT9 6NY
The Public Record Office of Ireland(Northern), is the main source of manuscript information for genealogical research. Visitors are welcome to do their own research here. Information sheets available on various aspects of research include how to trac...
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Castlecomer Library

Kilkenny Street, Castlecomer, Co. Kilkenny
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National Library of Ireland

National Library of IrelandKildare Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
This library contains a vast selection of books, manuscripts, records and maps.
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