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  • On the edge : Ireland's offshore islands, a modern history

    by Diarmaid Ferriter Read more →

  • The trumpets shall sound

    by Eibhear Walshe Read more →

  • Something to tell you

    by Lucy Diamond Read more →

  • Seeds on ice : Svalbard and the Global Seed Vault

    by Cary Fowler Read more →

  • Grass roots : the rise and fall and rise of marijuana in America

    by Emily Dufton Read more →

  • Where reasons end

    by Yiyun Li Read more →

  • The freedom artist

    by Ben Okri Read more →

  • The Maamtrasna murders : language, life and death in nineteenth century Ireland

    by Margaret Kelleher Read more →

  • Heaven on earth : painting and the life to come

    by T. J. Clark Read more →

  • Imperial boredom : monotony and the British Empire

    by Jeffrey A. Auerbach Read more →

  • The glass woman

    by Caroline lea Read more →

  • Another planet : a teenager in suburbia

    By Tracey Thorn Read more →

  • North of Dawn

    By Nuruddin Farah Read more →

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Cork World Book Fest 2019

The events guide for Cork World Book Fest 2019 has arrived!   You can download a copy now or pick up a copy at your local library.


Planned Electrical Outage in Blackpool Library

Due to a planned electrical outage on Thursday 21 March, Blackpool Library will be working with reduced services.  We apologise for any inconvenience.


Events Guide March/April 2019

Download a copy of our events guide for March/April.


Healthy Ireland

Cork City Libraries has added some new titles to stock under the Healthy Ireland Initiative. Download a copy of our updated reading list here.


Interactive Timeline 1918-1923

Cork City Libraries has launched a new interactive timeline marking historical events in Cork from 1918 to 1923.  

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