"We are what we read"

- Alberto Manguel



The Central Catholic Library is located in Dublin, Ireland. The Library was founded as a subscription library by the Irish Jesuit Fr. Stephen Brown, and first opened to the public on 25th June 1922.  Located at 74 Merrion Square, the Library is currently open five days a week. Visitors, researchers, and new members are all welcome.

The Library is open to members and visitors this Wednesday 12th August

The Library's Lending Department will be open this Wednesday between 11am and 2pm. Please visit the Covid19 item in our news section for full details, including advice on the safety measures we have put in place.

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