These major digital collections include the following:
Birth of the Republic Collection: This collection is made up of Irish political ephemera and covers the period 1864 – 1942.
Fáilte Ireland Collection:
This collection contains photographs of places and people from all over Ireland, in particular well-known tourist sites. The photographs in this collection were created by the Irish Tourist authority, and donated to Dublin City Library and Archive. It includes material dating from as far back as the 1930s to almost up to the present day.
Did you know that you can borrow up to 5 eBooks and 5 eAudiobooks at a time with Dublin City Public Libraries?
New titles are always being added, so visit often and make the most of your library membership.
To find out more, why not drop into your local library, or visit us at http://www.dublincity.ie/story/ebooks-and-eaudiobooks-now-available.
What type of music do you like... classical, folk jazz, world? At the click of a mouse, you can now listen to your favourite pieces on demand or find out about your favourite composer. Naxos Online Music Library will allow you to do just that.
If interested in accessing this service, you should call in person to the Music Library where you will be given a user name and password, and you can then access the service remotely online or in the library.
The Music Library is located in the Central Library and offers an expansive resource for music students and music lovers alike.
Want to learn a new language or just brush up on your school French? Or would you like to improve your computer skills or acquire new ones? If so, we at the Open Learning Centre can help you. We're located in the Central Library in the ILAC Centre, Dublin 1 and provide free self-learning courses in both language and computer skills.
You can learn 112 languages here on CD-ROM format including Arabic, Cornish, Irish, Esperanto, Greek, Lithuanian and Zulu!
The Business Information Centre is located in the Central Library, ILAC Shopping Centre, Dublin 1. It is a Dublin City Public Library quality support for enterprise, employment led government initiatives and reference services. It is a one stop service specialising in business research, consumers’ economic activities, market profiling and career information. An experienced team has built up a reputation of providing quality tailored solutions to users needs.