Opening Hours

Library Hours

Summer Public Walk-in Hours for the Library, Tours & Geneaology, 6/3/14 – 8/14/14

  • 10AM – 3PM Weds & Thurs
  • 3PM – 8PM Weds Evenings (Library Only)
  • We will be closed 8/15/14 – 9/1/14

Suggested minimum donation for tours:

  • $5 – General public
  • $2.50 – Seniors & Students (Children under 16 free)


The McClelland Irish Library (MIL) is an affiliate of the Phoenix Public Library (PPL) and our holdings can be accessed through their Public Access Catalog.


Fill in the information about the book you want, then at the bottom of the screen, click “Location+” and then select “Irish Cultural Center” and Submit.

The MIL collection is a circulating and browsing research collection.  Our evolving collection includes Irish literature and is updated constantly so please check back often. To checkout materials you need a McClelland Irish Library Membership and Phoenix Public Library Card available at any of its branches.


Frances McClelland Genealogy Research Centre

The library includes a genealogy research service on the second floor with how-to books, source books for Irish genealogical research, and Irish periodicals for researching your family. There are books on the various Irish counties and records of their citizens through time. The staff will offer help in researching your Irish ancestors.