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Kerry Library is to begin operating a new system for checking in and out library books.

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The Sierra system is part of a national rollout of a project to standardise library circulation countrywide – Kerry will also go ‘live’ with the new system next Tuesday.


Benefits for Kerry’s 22,000 library users include the borrowing of up to 12 items for 21 days and book renewal over the phone or online.


County Librarian Tommy O’Connor says the changes will greatly enhance services, enabling library users in Kerry to access books across the country:



Kerry’s library users, young and old, are excited about the changes: