The city library is located in the listed industrial building of Gasteig HP8. Here, in Hall E, the focus is on music, language and lifelong learning. Through the theme worlds of entertainment, excitement, music, Munich, learning/knowledge, life and creativity, visitors will find a new, intuitive approach to the media. Music enthusiasts can practice on electric pianos or embark on an acoustic journey in a Sonic Chair. In the MusikLab, musicians have the opportunity to record their own sound. In the GAiA Deli & News reading café, visitors browse through newspapers and magazines while enjoying their coffee. In the Projektor event room, on the ground floor of Hall E, international film series and the Great Children’s Cinema are shown.
With books nominated by 80 libraries from 35 countries, 4 novels by Irish authors are in the running for the €100,000 prize sponsored by Dublin City Council
NewsNovember 28 2023
2024 Dublin Literary Award Judges Announced
Meet our judging panel for 2024 Dublin Literary Award
VideoJune 2 2023
Highlights from the 2023 Dublin Literary Award Ceremony
Katja Oskamp and translator Jo Heinrich win the prize for Marzahn, Mon Amour.
VideoMay 26 2023
2023 Award Winners in Conversation with Rick O’Shea
Author, Katja Oskamp and translator, Jo Heinrich in conversation.