My Open Library - not currently available

Following the announcement by the Government that all counties will move to Level 5 of the Plan for Living with Covid-19, from midnight on Wednesday 21 October all dlr Library spaces will remain closed to the public. Click HERE for more information.

My Open Library service at Deansgrange Library  offers extended opening hours to library members on a self-service basis outside normal opening hours, from 8am to 10pm, seven days a week. Library members must be 16 years or over to avail of the service.

 
Registration must take place during staffed hours, so that full details of the service can be provided by staff in advance of My Open Library usage.   
 
There are no staff present when My Open Library service is in operation. The library is monitored by CCTV cameras all the time during My Open Library mode. Members can access Wi-Fi and avail of self-service printing and photocopying, borrowing and returning items and using the Internet.
 
Please note that the Car park is open only during regular staffed hours; until 5pm Friday, Saturday and Monday, and until 8pm Tuesday to Thursday, and is closed all day Sunday. 
 

Day

Staffed Hours

Open Library Hours

Monday

Closed

Closed

Tuesday

Closed

Closed

Wednesday

Closed

Closed

Thursday

Closed

Closed

Friday

Closed

Closed

Saturday

Closed

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Closed

 

 

FAQ about My Open Library

What is My Open Library?

My Open Library is a new service offered by Dun Laoghaire Rathdown libraries.  It allows library members to access a library outside normal opening hours.  There are no staff present when My Open Library is in operation.  The library is monitored by CCTV cameras all the time during My Open Library mode. 

Where is My Open Library?

Deansgrange Library is offering My Open Library, giving free access to the library outside normal opening times. 

When can I use My Open Library?

You need to register to avail of My Open Library. This service is available outside the normal opening hours of the library every day, early in the morning and late in the evenings, and all day Sundays from 8am to 10pm.

How can I register for My Open Library?

You must be 16 years of age or over to avail of the service. Registration is free and open to dlr library users. You need to register in person at Deansgrange Library. Please contact staff at Deansgrange Library for full details (01 2850860; deansgrangelib@dlrcoco.ie)