Library Membership – Join the Barnardos Library

Barnardos Library & Information Service provides members with access to:

  • A one-stop-shop of information and resources on issues relating to children and families.
  • Resources such as books, ebooks, reports, online journals and databases, children’s games and activity resources.

Annual membership packages are available for:

  • Practitioners and Parents - €60
  • Students - €35
  • Work Teams of 3 or more - €50 each
  • Educational Institutions - €200

We also provide library membership to all Tusla staff and staff of all County and City Childcare Committees and Better Start teams.

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Membership entitlements include:

  • Loan of up to 4 items at any one time.
  • Online access to eBooks, databases and journals.
  • Monthly eUpdate with links to the latest Library resources and other relevant content.
  • Subscription to Childlinks Barnardos Journal.
  • Personal research support.
  • 10% discount on all Barnardos’ publications.
  • Information Service: drop-in, call or email if you have a query.

Large group or organisation membership packages

If you would like to find out more about our library membership packages or discuss options and discounts on membership for a large group or organisation, please email resources@barnardos.ie or call 01 454 9699.

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