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Planning your visit to the library: Welcome

Guide to click and collect, study spaces and PC booking

Welcome to returning and new students

We would like to prepare you for the experience of returning to the library for your studies.  It will be very different to the way it was before the library closed due to COVID-19.

Please note that the restrictions we have put in place are in line with government guidelines and they are there to ensure your safety and the safety of everyone around you. 

You don't have to visit the library in person to use the library services, you can use all of the online services, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.  

Visit the library website at https://library.it-tallaght.ie.

What can the library do for you?

To log onto library services, your username is your student number and your password is your network password. If you have problems logging in please contact IT support

Your student /staff card acts as your library card. 

Library services available

  • Borrow books etc. for a week at a time. The library is currently offering a click and collect service only for borrowing. Details about how to use this service may be found here.
  • Your book automatically renews up to 22 times (undergraduate) unless another member requests it or you have reached your maximum renewals - in this case you need to return it.
  • Book a library study space
  • Book a PC
  • Search the library's books, journals, online articles, E-Journals, E-Books, and DVDs all in one place with 'Find IT'
  • Ask a question through the live library chat or submit a question from our Frequently Asked Questions page
  • Book a one hour online research consultation with your subject liaison librarian
  • Keep up to date through the library blogfacebook or twitter

Please note that some of the services below may be unavailable or change according to COVID-19 restrictions

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 problem contact the library


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Contact Us

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

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+353 1 404 2203

+353 1 404 2238

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