The Library :

The Library is an intimate space for up to 20 people sitting; 30 standing. It is a favourite room of many groups that meet in Outhouse.

Books can be borrowed for up to 3 weeks and can be renewed for an additional 3 weeks by dropping into the library or reception.  

When borrowing items please liaise with the reception desk if the library assistant is not available. You will need to fill out a membership form to join the library and borrow items (all personal information is kept in strict confidence in accordance with Outhouse policies).

Online catalogue (coming soon)

Free broadband wireless internet

Community Information

Author readings

DVD lending

Book lending

Free membership

Book Club - new members welcome, email library for details

Bookings - space available for groups, meetings & interviews

Opening Hours.

Monday - Friday: 13.00 - 21.00pm, Saturday: 13.00 - 17.30pm

Sunday: Closed

Library Services

To enquire about room rates, availability and booking terms & conditions, please get in touch with Damien by phone or email:

(01) 865 0094

(01) 873 4999



The Library is on the first floor of the Outhouse building. It is a comfortable and informal space, which houses an LGBT collection of almost 4000 titles and a DVD collection.

Outhouse Library

The Space


Please do not remove items from the library without permission.  If you are borrowing, please liaise with the library assistant or receptionist.

All items at Outhouse have kindly been donated by the community: please be kind and return your items, so that others can enjoy them too.