Oilean Chleire

Opening Hours

Wednesday – Saturday, 14:00pm – 16:30pm

Closed Saturdays of Bank Holiday weekends.

Please check in with your local library for updated opening hours and services available. 

Oileán Chléire Library offers a range of books for lending to adults and children, including audio books and DVDs.

The following current newspapers and periodicals are also available for viewing in the library: the Irish Examiner, the Southern Star, the Farmer's Journal, and the Senior Times.


Internet Access - Currently unavailable due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Internet access is available on two PCs. Advance booking for this service is advisable.


Various Activities are held during the year, including participation in Seachtain Na Gaeilge, the Bealtaine Festival, The Summer Arts Programme in July and August and the Children's Book Festival in October.

Please contact the library for details regarding our Book Club.

Oileán Chléire Library

Opening Hours

Wednesday, 2.00 - 4.30 pm.

Thursday, 2.00 - 4.30 pm

Friday, 2.00 - 4.30 pm

Saturday, 1.15 - 3.45 pm

Cape Clear Library provides a range of books for adults and children as well as books on tape.

The following newspapers and magazines are available to view in the library, The Irish Examiner, The Southern Star, The Farmers Journal, and The Senior Times.


Various events are held throughout the year, including participation in Seachtain na Gaeilge, Bealtaine Festival, the Summer Arts Program in July & August and the Children's Book Festival in October.

Contact us

The Library,

Oileán Chléire,

An Sciobairín,

Co. Chorcaí

P51 WN40

Email: cleirelibrary@corkcoco.ie

Tel: 028-41006