DLR – Online Hobby and Cultural Resources

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Public Participation Network have put together a list of online resources you might enjoy, ranging from museums, gardening, zoo webcams, art galleries and much more.



The following list is a random sample of some of the online resources available.

Join the Library

Gain free access to newspapers, magazines, e-books and more by joining Libraries Ireland.  This is the link you need to complete the online registration. Just fill out the form and you’ll get a temporary library number and you can set up a library PIN. With those, you’ll be able to access the online services at www.librariesireland.ie/elibrary straightaway.

AskAboutIreland.ie and the Cultural Heritage Project is an initiative of public libraries together with local museums and archives in the digitisation and online publication of the original, the unusual and the unique material from their local studies’ collections to create a national Internet resource for culture. Visit Ask About Ireland

Visit the Museum or Art Gallery

Arts and Culture on Google. Use the search icon, you can search by location, venue or artist. https://artsandculture.google.com/?hl=en

Get Creative




  • For free access to Civil and Church Records click here.


Áras an Uachtaráin – Virtual Tour

Dublin Zoo Webcams