Mountmellick Library

‘Book a Browse’ at Mountmellick Library.

Laois Libraries -Phase 3 Reopening to the public on a browsing/borrowing basis from Tuesday 30th June in line with Phase 3 of the Government Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business. As part of our phased reopening, Laois Libraries are delighted to launch a new “Book a Browse” by appointment service. This service is now available in Mountmellick Branch Library.

Library members can phone and speak to a staff member at 057 8644572 to book a date and time to visit the library. Library patrons can enter the library to browse the shelves and borrow items, subject to social distancing requirements. Browsing time is limited to 30 minutes per person.

Laois Libraries are working hard to ensure the safety of our customers and staff. We will arrange an appointment with each customer to ensure that social distancing guidelines are adhered to at all times. The health and safety of library customers and staff is at the forefront of all decisions regarding the gradual re-opening of library services. The library management team are working with national guidelines in relation to social distancing and sanitation to provide safe library services.

Public browsing timetable

Contact Us

Phone: 057 8644572 or 057 8644588


Address: O’Moore Street, Mountmellick, Co. Laois, R32 PX61.

Services Available

  • Adult Lending
  • Children and Teenage Sections
  • CDs
  • DVDs
  • Computer Games
  • Internet Access and WiFi
  • Photocopying/Printing
  • Reference
  • Foreign Language Novels
  • Audio Books
  • Large Print Fiction
  • Language Learning Resources
  • Newspapers & Magazines
  • Access to Ordnance Survey Historical Maps
  • E.U. Direct (see our page under Services)

Check Out Our Stock!

There is a wide variety of topics covered in our non-fiction section to suit all interests whether it’s sport, knitting, personal development, history, art, economics, cookery or gardening. Why not call in to see for yourself or check our catalogue online.

Upcoming Events

For upcoming events please check out the Mountmellick Library Facebook page or Laois Libraries facebook page. Events will be advertised in local papers/newsletters or you can simply call the library 057 8644588 for more information.



The Gallery at Mountmellick Library

Mountmellick Library building includes a bright spacious gallery. We host a different exhibition each month, showcasing the work of local, national and international artists throughout the year. We welcome applications to exhibit from both professional and amateur artists and we try to provide our library users with a diverse range of artistic styles and media for their viewing. Art lovers wishing to keep up with whats happening in the Gallery and prospective exhibitors should check out our gallery web page..