The site is a one-stop resource for news and information about public libraries for the public and library professionals. It contains details of all library locations and contacts, library events, publications, statistics, literacy resources, library initiatives, book clubs and ebooks. Launched in 2004, was redesigned and integrated into public libraries' Ask about Ireland website in 2012.

Irish Library News is a service on which features news and information on libraries and librarianship in Ireland, covering the activities of the thirty-two public library authorities, library co-operation and interlending, library development and library education and training.
Irish library News has been published since 1977, and since January 2009 has been available online. To submit items for publication, please email