Opening Hours

Tuesday to Saturday: 9.30am - 5.30pm.

Closed Saturdays of Bank Holiday weekends.

Closed Mondays.

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


The new Mallow Library opened in September 2006 with a stock of 36,000 items. These include Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction books, Large Print Books, Audio Books, Audio-Described Videos and DVDs. There is also a large selection of books for Children and Young People of all ages and tastes. The library also incorporates a Reference Area, Arts activities area and exhibition space.

Public toilet available.


Internet Access 

Internet access is available on public computers. There is free Wi-Fi for library members.


Remote Printing
You can now print remotely to the printer in Mallow library. You can print from your tablet or smartphone, from your home computer or laptop or send documents directly via email. Then collect your prints at the self-service printing kiosk at the library by the close of business the following day.
A4 black and white is 15 cent a page. 
A4 colour is 60 cent a page.
A3 black and white is 30 cent a page. 
A3 colour is €1.20 a page.

1.) By email 
Attach your document to an e-mail and ensure you include a subject heading before forwarding to one of the e-mail addresses provided. 
A4 Black & White:
A4 Colour:
A3 Black & White:
A3 Colour:

2.) From your browser:
Visit PrinterOn and upload your print job and send directly to the printer.

3.) From Tablet or Smartphone (Android/Apple/Blackberry):
1.    Download the PrinterOn App from Google Play Store or iTunes App Store
2.    Open the App and select what it is you wish to print.
3.    Ensure your Location services are enabled or use the QR code in order to locate the library printers.

*Please note it can take up to 20 minutes before your document is ready to be released from the printer and you have until the close of business the following day to collect your print job.
** Please ensure you have the correct e-mail address from which you sent the document from as this is required when collecting your print job.
How to print a boarding pass
How to print from Google Drive


Your Good Self

North Cork Positive Self-help Programme promoting emotional wellbeing. This programme is a joint initiative between the HSE and Cork County Library and Arts Service. It includes a selection of practical materials reviewed by local Clinical Psychologists that are available in Mallow Library to borrow.

For a list of child and family-related material click here.

For a list of adult material click here.

Events - Currently unavailable due to Covid-19 restrictions


10:30 am - 12:30 pm Crafts Exchange

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm Poetry Workshop (this group meets on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month)

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Bridge


11:00 am - 1:00 pm Writers Group

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm - Knitting Group


10:30 am - 12:30 pm - Library Quilters

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Active Retirement Group

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Chess Club


11:00 am - 12:00 pm HSE Breastfeeding Group

10:30 am - 11:00 am TotsTime

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm Art Group

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Knitwits


11:30 am - 12:15 pm Storytime/ Colouring

Monthly Library Activities

2nd Thursday of the Month

10:30 am - 12:30 pm Lace-makers

2nd Saturday of the month

10:30 am - 11:30 pm Book Club

2nd Saturday of the month

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm - Children's Book Club

Please check with library staff on 022-21821 for dates of monthly activities as they are subject to change.

Contact Us

Mallow Library,

Thomas Davis St.


Co. Cork 

P51 DK50

Tel: (022) 21821