UCD Library Services: COVID-19 Updates
Last updated 19th April 2022
All five UCD libraries are open. See our opening hours schedule.
Special Collections, UCD Archives and the National Folklore Collection are open:
- Access strictly by appointment
- See their webpages for details:
NOTE: UCD Archives is now closed on Fridays until further notice.
The number of people allowed in UCD libraries at any time has been reduced.
Hundreds of study desks on Levels 2 and 3 of the James Joyce Library are now NON-BOOKABLE.
Click the map below to see exact locations
NOTE: Booking is still required for seating on parts of JJL Level 2 and Level 4 and in sections of our other libraries.
- Book your study seat in advance at https://libcal.ucd.ie
- Bookings for maximum of 8 hours per day (2-hour slots)
- Only sit at designated seat and check in for contact tracing purposes
- Check in by scanning QR code (bar code) on desk
- If your seat is occupied by someone else, contact library staff at the Desk
- Don't sit at a vacant seat if you have not booked it.
- No booking is required to browse the shelves, borrow books or seek assistance
We continue to offer extensive online support:
- Search a huge range of online resources via OneSearch and the Catalogue.
- Chat with us online during opening hours
- PDF infographics for help in accessing the online UCD Library
- Step by step instructions and FAQs on how to access our ebooks, ejournals and databases from off campus.
- Help accessing library resources off campus here
Or contact us via this online form for additional help accessing e-resources from off campus.
Keeping our libraries and our users safe
Social distancing in UCD Library is not required.
Hand sanitiser and cleaning materials are provided . Please wipe surfaces, keyboards and equipment before and after use.
Using other libraries
Who do I contact for assistance?
Your Liaison Librarian is your primary contact for teaching and learning support.
For information about library services email: email@example.com
For help solving technical difficulties accessing e-resources, either on or off campus,
- Last Updated: Aug 18, 2022 6:03 PM
- URL: https://libguides.ucd.ie/covid19updates
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