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Planning your visit to the library: Updates TU Dublin Tallaght Library

Update July & August 2021

Due to the current ongoing IT Systems Outage please see below for changes on accessing library resources.

Thank you for your patience as we work through this and investigate solutions. Please refer to ongoing communications from the University in relation to status updates, thank you.

What library services are available?

  • Library databases Access to databases and other resources is being restored as part of the ransomware recovery.

Go to our FAQ - What resources do I currently have access to? for more detail about which databases are available or the library can assist you by contacting  Please check your University email account for updates in relation to databases.  

  • Click & Collect service available. To search for print books in the library, please use the following link If you wish to borrow an item, a member of the library team will place a hold on an item for you and arrange a time for collection during library opening hours.  For the month of July, the Click and Collect service will be available on Tuesdays and ThursdaysFrom Tuesday August 3rd, the Click and Collect service will operate from Monday to Friday.

  • Study spaces are available from Tuesday August 3rd (Monday-Friday). Our online booking system is not available, so as an interim measure, you can book a study space in the library by emailing with the time slots you wish to book. If the slot you require is available, library staff will make a booking on your behalf and confirm same or suggest alternative time via TU Dublin email. You will have access to WIFI in the library via Eduroam. 

  • Past exam papers are now available but cannot be accessed through the library website.  Please email the library with the details of module, semester and year.  The library do not have any papers available after January 2020.  For enquiries about these please contact your School Office.

  • Online research consultations. Please email to arrange a research consultation with your subject librarian.  Demonstrations of databases will be limited to those that are available at the following link -

  • Library opening hours are available at the following link: 

While in the library - protect others

In order to keep each other safe, while in the library, please observe the following guidelines

  • All visitors must have their TU Dublin ID card 

  • All visitors to the library must have prebooked.

  • There is no browsing of library collections and there is no group study permitted. 

  • Please observe 2 metre social distancing. 

  • Face coverings must always be worn. 

  • Please use the hand sanitising stations provided. 

  • Please follow sneeze and coughing etiquette at all times.

  • Bring your own supply of papers, pens and stationery

Library contacts


If you have a question, contact the library via our online chat service or one of the options below:

  • Email:
  • Main library number: 353 1 220 8067 

Opening hours

Frequently Asked Questions

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Contact Us

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus,
Old Blessington Road,
Dublin D24 FKT9,

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