Library services

Ballymahon Branch Library

Ballymahon Library exteriorThe newly refurbished Ballymahon Community Library is now open. The ground floor of the former courthouse houses the main library, complete with children’s corner, computer facilities, lending and reference library and soft seating area with, magazines and newspapers. Above, on the first floor is a large community hall, which doubles as a local studies room, complemented by two smaller meeting rooms.

Many activities and events have been held at the library since it re-opened. Check our Events Calendar to see what's on for you!

Ballymahon My Open Library

Ballymahon Library is Longford’s first Open Library Pilot. The My Open Library initiative which commenced in Ballymahon Community Library in May 2019 offers extended opening hours by providing library access to Open Library Members from 8am to 10pm, 7 days a week, 365 days per year with regular staffed hours continuing on the normal opening hour schedule to ensure optimum delivery. Please contact Ballymahon Library at 090 6432546 to enquire about Open Library Membership

Opening Hours:

  • Monday:     9.30am-1pm & 2pm-5.30pm
  • Tuesday:    9.30am-1pm & 2pm-5.30pm
  • Wednesday:9.30am-1pm & 2pm-5.30pm
  • Thursday:   9.30am-1pm & 2pm-5.30pm
  • Friday:        9.30am-1pm & 2pm-5pm
  • Saturday:   10am-2pm

Contact Info

Phone: 090 6432546

Email :

Branch Staff: Patricia Briody, Genevieve Montgomery, Carmel Kelly


  • On street parking.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Internet access
  • Up to A3 Print/Copy/Scan