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de Valera Public Library

Harmony Row, off Abbey St. | off Abbey St, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 684 6353
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Nice library quite small. Great to be able to use facilities.Bit noisy staff and users taking... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
glenoit
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Ennis, Ireland
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Beautiful libe

It's just s bit of walking distance from the Old Ground Hotel but easy enough to find. Get to the... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2016
DoloresJacoby
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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De Valera Public Library has a stock of over 32,400 books for adults, and 16,400 books for children. Music (on CD) and film (on DVD) collections are also available for borrowing, and there are thirteen free public access internet PCs. Free WiFi now available. Log on using your library card, or approach the desk for a guest pass
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  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible19%
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Harmony Row, off Abbey St. | off Abbey St, Ennis, Ireland
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Nice library quite small. Great to be able to use facilities.Bit noisy staff and users taking loudly😊

Thank glenoit
Reviewed 26 December 2016

It's just s bit of walking distance from the Old Ground Hotel but easy enough to find. Get to the friary and Cloister restaurant then cross the bridge, walk a bit more and it will be on the left. I always value a town from...More

Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is a great resource for books, music, films etc. There is a very good Local History section attached. The staff are very well trained and helpful always! The location is very central, and fully disabled accessible. Internet services are available for free, very useful...More

Thank dtlibra
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Lots to engage the reader in this library based in former Presbyterian Church. Good children's section. Friendly staff. Good atmosphere. Worth popping in. Lots of historical books.

1  Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The public library in Ennis is opposite Colaiste Muire girls secondary school near club bridge. There is very limited pay parking by the school. The building is long and low housing a kids section with sunken seating where storytelling becomes magical, a central book repository...More

Thank MarOReilly
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I am again so disgusted for coming in today. This is my second time. My first time I went the library is very noisy. Not conducive for studying. It is like a market people are coming with loud voices and loud laughters especially from the...More

Thank marichualmazan
Reviewed 4 April 2016

The help and care one receives at the de Valera Library is heart warming. A super place to relax, read and research history and families. Cannot pin point one individual as everyone is so helpful always.

Thank Sinead123456789
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Except for the information age nonsense in 95 and at long last getting WiFi a few years ago I can't think of a single change to this place in the 30 years since my dad first took me aged 5. Grim and depressing. Surely they...More

Thank Mikey G
Reviewed 8 February 2016

This library no longer has a museum. The only item at the library is De Valera's old car. The exhibition has been discontinued since 1999.

Thank MLOCO
Reviewed 3 February 2016

The Library is absolutely terrible in all senses. The atmosphere is dirty, dumb and dark. Very little space to sit down. The reading area is always occupied by loud teenagers after school hours. Impossible to read or to study. The bathroom is a disgrace all...More

Thank Jane A
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