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Welcome New Students: Getting Started...

Getting started at UCD Library

Quick tips to get you started . Other helpful Tutorial & Guides are available too.

Remote Studying aka Off Campus

Your UCD Connect login gives you free automatic access to all of UCD Library's electronic resources. 
A vast number of Library Services and Collections are available online 24/7.  Studying remotely, aka Off Campus, you have access to OneSearch and other web-based interfaces which are all accessible from the Library homepage and UCD Connect website for your online research.

Using the Library

Student UCardYour UCard is your Library Card

Your Student UCard gives you free automatic access to all UCD Libraries.
Use your UCard to access the libraries, borrow, self-service, print, photocopy, and scan in any of the libraries.

Library Essentials

Availability Dashboard
Library Account
Print Copy Scan
Online Tools

UCD Library App

UCD Library AppUse the Library App to manage your library account, book a study seat and access all of UCD library online tools.

You can also use your smart phone as your Virtual Library Card , to enter and leave the library. Just login to your Library Account on the Library App.

Download the UCD Library app from iTunes Store for Apple or Google Play for Android.