Leitrim County Library

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The Local Studies Department is located at Ballinamore Library. 

The collection includes:

Books
A wide variety of books relating to Leitrim in whole or in part, together with titles by Leitrim authors.

Journals
Breifne Journal
Ardagh & Clonmacnois Antiquarian Society Journal
Leitrim Guardian

Maps
Map collection includes first edition of Ordnance Survey (1837), Larkins Map (1817) and various later editions of Ordnance Survey maps.

Newspapers - Leitrim

All known and surviving Leitrim Newspapers are available on microfilm or in bound volumes.

Papers available:
Leitrim Observer : 1904 - 1920, 1923 to date
Leitrim Journal : 1850 - 1872
Leitrim Advertiser : 1867 - 1916, 1921 - 1924
Leitrim News : 1971
Leitrim Leader : 1950 - 1952
Leitrim Gazette : 1858 - 1867
Roscommon & Leitrim Gazette : 1822 - 1850
Longford/Leitrim Weekender : 1994
Roscommon Herald : 1914 - 1922

Newspapers from 1822 - 1905 have a searchable index.

To SEARCH the Leitrim Local Studies Database CLICK HERE

Address Main Street, Ballinamore, County Leitrim.
Phone + 353 (0)71 9645582
Email localstudies@leitrimcoco.ie
Website http://www.leitrimcoco.ie/eng/Community-Culture/Library/Local-Studies/
Parish(es) Leitrim Annaduff (Leitrim) Carrick on Shannon (Leitrim) Carrigallen (Leitrim) Cloonclare (Leitrim) Cloone (Leitrim) Cloonlogher (Leitrim) Drumlease (Leitrim) Drumreilly (Leitrim) Fenagh (Leitrim) Inishmagrath (Leitrim) Kiltoghert (Leitrim)
Category (ies) Heritage/Culture Local Organisation