Admission to UCD Library
Members of the public undertaking research can apply for admission only or admission with borrowing rights. Applications will be processed within 48 hours (Monday-Friday).
The library reserves the right of admission.
Off-campus access is not available. Under the terms of our licence agreements with publishers, limited electronic resources are available to external readers to consult within the Library for private study, research and not for commercial gain.
Admission - Temporary Reader Card
1 day: €15
1 week: €30
3 months: €70
Download our external reader scheme guide for more details.
Admission & Borrowing - External Borrower
3 months: €125
6 months: €175
12 months: €300
Download our external borrower scheme guide for more details.