Seán Lemass Public Library, Shannon
Town Centre, Shannon, Co Clare
Phone: 061 364266
- Opening Hours:
- Monday 10.00 a.m to 1.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.
- Tuesday and Friday 10.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.
- Wednesday and Thursday 10.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
- Saturday 10.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.
Shannon Library is the principal library of the Southern Region. The library's stock is 35,000 volumes including substantial adult fiction, adult non-fiction and children's collections. There is also a substantial reference section and a collection of materials devoted to County Clare. This library also manages the Irish Joint Fiction Reserve Scheme for the county. The Sean Lemass Public Library is home to the Shannon Language Centre, a state-of-the-art language learning centre which accommodates the needs of independent language learners across various media, including print, sound and image. The Shannon Scrabble Club meets twice a week here, and there is a weekly storytime and crafts session for children.