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Use of online public library service soars during COVID-19 crisis - Minister Ring

Published: 5th May 2020

New membership rates almost double versus same period last year. 467% increase in people taking e-learning courses.

If you are not a member already you can become an online library member by completing the online registration at Libraries Ireland.

Highlight and right click this link:  https://www.librariesireland.ie/join-your-library

Our online public library service offers:

*over 33,300 eBooks and 25,200 eAudiobooks
*4,000 magazines
*2,500 online newspapers from over 100 countries
*over 500 e-learning courses
*over 100 online language courses


In response to the increased demand, Minister Ring recently allocated €200,000 to purchase over 5,000 new eBooks and eAudiobooks.

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