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Leabharlann Phoiblí Seán Lemass, An Sionna
Seán Lemass Public Library, Shannon

Contact: Ms. Caroline Aherne, Sean Lemass Public Library, Town Centre, Shannon, County Clare, V14 WK50.
Tel: (061) 364266
Shannon Library


  • Extensive range of books for adults and children .
  • Comprehensive collection of CDs and DVDs.
  • Magazines and newspapers.
  • Story-time for children.
  • Adult and Children's bookclubs.
  • Film Book Club
  • Scrabble club.
  • IT skills training.
  • Free public access Internet PCs with Open Office suite
  • Free WiFi.
  • Self-service Kiosks
  • Self-service Printing, Scanning and Photocopying
  • Community noticeboard.
  • Study space.
  • Acitvities and events for children and adults.
  • Class visits
  • Toy and Sensory Resource Collection

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Temporary opening hours:
Monday: 10.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.30pm

Tuesday to Friday:

10.00am – 5.30pm
Saturday: 10.00am - 2.00pm

Shannon Library has re-opened in a reduced capacity to the public.
We are providing limited services in this phase including reduced numbers accessing libraries for a limited time.
We thank you for your understanding.

Please continue to observe the following:
• Face coverings are now mandatory in libraries
• Social distancing guidelines
• Personal hygiene guidelines

All events in branches are suspended until further notice.
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Shannon Public Library
Painting of Sean Lemass Public Library, Shannon, by Tomás O'Maoldomhnaigh,
Clare County Library Collection