Local Studies


The Local Studies section is located in Laois Library HQ at The Old Mill, Church Street, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, R32 HDA3. This special collection consists of books, journals, newspapers, photographs, maps, slides, microfiche, microfilm and archival material. Local Studies is available for everyone, and particularly appeals to students, people researching the localities of Laois, those searching for their family histories, local historians and researchers who wish to avail of primary source material for their future publications and works.

A new and dedicated Laois Local Studies website is available here. For more information, email library@laoiscoco.ie or call 057 8594985.