Library Visits – Friday 29 July – Online Registration

Full day  ● Non-Local Library Visits

These are full-day visits travelling between 200 km and 400 km return trip by bus.
Participants will be charged a minimal fee to cover the transportation costs.

Pick-up points for all visits: Convention Centre Dublin (CCD)

Tour name Total distance return trip Address Start End Wheelchair Accessibility
Tour 1: West:

National University of Ireland, Galway and Ballinasloe Public Library

418 km Galway 9:00 18:00 Yes
Tour 2: North:     

Linen Hall Library, Belfast Central Library and Queen’s University Belfast Library

338 km Belfast* 9:00 18:00 No
Tour 3: South:

University of Limerick, The Source Arts & Community Centre, Thurles, Co. Tipperary

398 km Thurles, Tipperary and Limerick. 9:00 18:00 Yes
Tour 4: East:

Wexford County Public Library Service and Arklow Public Library Service

272 km Wexford and Arklow, Wicklow. 9:00 18:00 Yes

* Delegates are required to have a visa for the United Kingdom (North Ireland) for Tour 2: North. For more visa information, please click here.

Half-Day ● Local Library Visits

These are half-day visits travelling up to 9-240 km return by bus.
Participants will be charged a minimal fee to cover the transportation costs.

Pick-up points for all visits: Convention Centre Dublin (CCD)

Tour name Total distance return trip Address Start End Wheelchair Accessibility
Tour 5:

Cregan Library and Woodlock Hall Library, Dublin City University

9 km Dublin 10:00 13:45 Yes
Tour 6:

University College Dublin

18 km Dublin 10:00 13:15 Yes
Tour 7: 

DLR Lexicon and Dalkey Public Library

30 km Dublin 9:30 13:15 Yes
Tour 8: 

Maynooth University Library

79 km Maynooth 9:30 13:15 Yes

Walking Library Visits

Information on the Walking Library Visits will follow soon.

General Terms and Conditions for Library Visits

All Library Visits require pre-registration and are based on a minimum number of 10 attendees. Should the minimum number of attendees not be reached, the Congress Secretariat reserves the right to cancel the tour. All departures for Library Visits start at the Convention Centre Dublin unless otherwise stated.