Opening hours

COVID-19 and arrangements for academic year 2020/21

There is no drop in access to library study spaces in 26 York Street or Beaumont Hospital this year. For learning communities scheduled to use study spaces in the libraries in York Street, Beaumont Hospital and Ardilaun Block B, schedules are available here.

Please note unscheduled access to the libraries in York Street and Beaumont Hospital and to the study spaces in Ardilaun Block B is not permitted.

Social distancing measures are in place and all study spaces reflect this. Library users must follow RCSI health and safely protocols in all study spaces and can keep up-to-date with changes to onsite health and safety protocols through Moodle, the student app and onsite signage.

RCSI Library continues to offer services remotely, including access to online resources, book borrowing through Click and Collect, RCSI Library guides and remote support. Library service updates are available here.

The Heritage Collections in the Mercer Building remain closed until further notice.

26 York Street

RCSI Library, 26 York Street – from September 2020 until further notice.

Mon Tues Weds Thurs Fri Sat Sun
Virtual information desk
09:00 -
17:00
09:00 -
17:00
09:00 -
17:00
09:00 -
17:00
09:00 -
17:00
Closed Closed
Building
Open for restricted, scheduled access to study spaces. See schedules.
Information desk Closed

Please forward all queries to library@rcsi.com. This email account is monitored 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday (except for bank holidays).

Beaumont Hospital

RCSI Library, Beaumont Hospital – from September 2020 until further notice.

Mon Tues Weds Thurs Fri Sat Sun
Virtual information desk
09:00 -
17:00
09:00 -
17:00
09:00 -
17:00
09:00 -
17:00
09:00 -
17:00
Closed Closed
Building
Open 07:00-22:00 every day for scheduled access
Information desk Closed

Please forward all queries to bhlibrary@rcsi.com. This email account is monitored 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday except for bank holidays.

Heritage Collections, Mercer Building

Heritage Collections Widdess Reading Room – from Friday, 13 March 2020 until further notice.

Mon Tues Weds Thurs Fri Sat Sun
Closed Closed  Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed

Please forward all queries to archivist@rcsi.com. This email account is monitored 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday except for bank holidays.