Johnston Central Library, Cavan

Contact Details

Johnston Central Library
Farnham Centre
Farnham St
H12 V3W4 

Phone: +353 (0)49 4378500
Email: library@cavancoco.ie

Contact Librarian: Kathleen Brady



Opening Hours (Updated 4/1/2022)

Monday                10.00am - 1.00pm  & 2.00pm - 5.15pm

Tuesday                10.00am -  8.30pm

Wednesday          10.00am - 1.00pm  & 2.00pm - 5.15pm

Thursday              10.00am - 8.30pm

Friday                   10.00am - 1.00pm  & 2.00pm - 5.15pm

Saturday               10.00am - 1.00pm  & 2.00pm - 5.15pm


Services and Facilities:

Library Collections:

Books, Audio Books, Large Print, DVDs, Adult Literacy, Film, Newspapers, Magazines, Language Courses, Reference, Business and Community Information.

Library Events:

Multi-purpose Events Space.To find out about our Events Space Policy click Library Policies.
Digital Training Suite
Click here to find out about Library Events
Click here to find out about our Library Reading Groups
Class and Group visits are a key part of what we do. Want to organise a visit? Contact us.

Local Studies:

Johnston Central Library is home to our Local Studies collection. Click here to find out about Local Studies.


Free access to the Internet and Computer facilities
Wi-Fi enabled for library members
Self Service for borrowing books
P.C. reservation system
Print and photocopy facilities

Building Community:

Inclusive and equitable library with no physical, social or financial barriers
Multi-award winning accessible space and services
Adaptive and Assistive technology for people with visual or reading difficulties
Staff work in partnership with a range of Public Agencies, Community and Voluntary groups. Want to find out more? Contact us.
Study and Reading facilities


Mr. Dick Roche, T.D. Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government officially opened Johnston Central Library and Farnham Centre on Thursday 29th June 2006. Click on the image to View and download: