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Visit the Library

Kilkenny County Council Library Service is pleased to welcome you back. As numbers in our buildings are limited, we have put a Stop/Go system in  Callan, Loughboy, Thomastown and City Libraries.

Access to Castlecomer, Graiguenamanagh, Ferrybank & Urlingford libraries is managed locally by staff.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by Parent/Guardian 

You no longer need to book in advance.

  Services that are available : 

  • PC Internet/Wi-Fi Access and associated services
  • Mobile/Wi-fi printing click here for details
  • Photocopying - ask staff
  • Surfbox services (City, Castlecomer and Loughboy)

 Services currently not available

  • Reference Services
  • Leisure Seating
  • Toys/Games
  • Library Events/Programming in branches
  • Toilet access – except in emergencies   

Library Contact details 

Callan Library at callan@kilkennylibrary.ie056 7794183
Castlecomer Library at castlecomer@kilkennylibrary.ie056 4440561
City Library at citylibrary@kilkennylibrary.ie056 7794174
Ferrybank Library at ferrybank@kilkennylibrary.ie051 897200
Graiguenamanagh Library at graiguenamanagh@kilkennylibrary.ie056 7794178
Loughboy Library at loughboy@kilkennylibrary.ie056 7794176
Thomastown Library at thomastown@kilkennylibrary.ie056 7794331
Urlingford Library at urlingford@kilkennylibrary.ie056 7794182


Other Services

  • You can access eBooks and eAudiobooks, emagazines, online music,  digital newspapers and digital learning etc. through our Online Library 
  • Door To Door Service for over 65’s contact Library H.Q on 056 7794160
  • Online events and programming see and on our Social Media platforms

Data Privacy Notice

A detailed description of how Kilkenny County Library address data protection issues can be found by accessing the following web page links –
Our privacy Statement can be accessed here
Kilkenny County Councils Data Protection Policy here
Details of how you can exercise your rights as a data subject under GDPR here
Contact details for Kilkenny County Council’s Data Protection Officer, Corporate Services,
Kilkenny County Council, County Hall, John Street, Kilkenny. Telephone: 056 7794277  E-Mail: