Portlaoise Library

Opening Hours

Tuesday       10.00am-5.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am-7.30pm
Thursday     10.00am-7.30pm
Friday          10.00am-5.00pm
Saturday     10.00am-4.00pm
*Always closed Saturday of Bank Holiday Weekends


Phone: 057 8622333
e-mail: portlaoiselibrary@laoiscoco.ie
Address: Dunamaise House, Lyster Square, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, R32 X702.

Click & Collect Printing @ Portlaoise Library



Step 1:      Email your document to the appropriate address below, adding a subject line (see Note below).

Or share your document with the PrinterOn Mobile App, where you can find the printer by Keyword or Location search.

Alternatively, browse the PrintSpots Directory to upload your document.

Step 2:     Check your email, or the Print History in the PrinterOn App, for a Release Code (can take up to 5 minutes to process).

Step 3:     To retrieve your document at the PrintStation, enter the 6-digit Release Code and make payment when prompted.

                 Cash and Card Payment (incl. Contactless) now Accepted!

 Page Type                          Email Address                                                    Price per Page

A4 Black – White               portlaoise.bw@printspots.com                        €0.20

A4 Colour                           portlaoise.colour@printspots.com                  €1.00

A3 Black – White               portlaoise.bw.a3@printspots.com                   €0.40

A3 Colour                           portlaoise.colour.a3@printspots.com              €2.00




  • PRIVACY RELEASE CODES: You receive separate codes for the email message and each attached document.
  • EMAIL SUBJECT LINE: Take care not to send your email with a BLANK subject line. Otherwise your email provider may block sending because of anti-spam rules.
  • TIME LIMIT: You have up 3 days (72 hours) to retrieve your document, and can reprint up to 10 times, within 1 hour.
  • DATA PROTECTION: Please refer to printcopyandgo.com– Contact Us – Data Protection

Customer Service: 1800 818 989                               Support Email: support@surfbox.ie


All our regular groups and clubs are currently postponed. Sorry for any inconvenience.

What’s on

We have a number regular  groups and clubs for all ages.  We also host author visits, lectures, workshops and more. For further details “Click here”. If you would like to receive notice of our events email laoislibrary@laoiscoco.ie

Services Available

(Our services may be limited currently)

  • Adult Lending
  • Children and Young Adult Sections
  • Music CDs
  • DVDs, adult and children
  • Magazines & newspapers
  • Reference
  • Foreign Language Novels
  • Audio Books
  • Large Print Fiction
  • Language Learning Resources
  • Study Areas
  • Internet Access & Wifi
  • Photocopying
  • Printing & wireless printing
  • Scanning
  • Access to Ordinance Survey Historic Maps, Irish News Archive and academic journal articles through JSTOR database

Borrowing – Library Membership is now free of charge to all

12 items can now be borrowed for up to 3 weeks.  These items can be renewed twice. Members at Portlaoise Branch may reserve and renew items on loan by telephone (0578622333), Renew Books Online or by calling at the library.  

Study and Reading Areas:


The  library contains a study section and leisure reading are where one can read daily and local newspapers and various magazines free of charge.