Our Library

Our campus in Rathmines is home to one of the best performing arts libraries in Ireland.  Our extensive collections include a wide range of CDs, DVDs and scores as well as books, electronic resources, and two specialist collections:  the Anne Leahy Collection and the Library of the Society for Musicology in Ireland.  The library is also equipped with study spaces, audio-visual equipment and computers.  


Library Semester Opening Times
16 September 2013 ‒ 30 May 2014

Note: hours are subject to change at short notice. Please phone if you plan to visit during evenings or on Saturdays.

Monday 9.30am—9.30pm
Tuesday 9.30am—9.30pm
Wednesday 9.30am—5.30pm 
Thursday 9.30am—9.30pm 
Friday 9.30am—5pm
Saturday* 9.30am—1pm
Sundy closed

* Saturday closures 2013:  21 and 28 September, 26 October, 23 November, 21 & 28 December
* Saturday closures 2014:  25 January, 22 February, 15 March, 19 April, 7 June  

Library Vacation Opening Times
3 June 2014 ‒ 12 September 2014

Monday - Thursday 9.30am—5.15pm
Friday 9.30am—5pm
Saturday/Sunday closed

Library Holidays

Saturday 26 October 2013 & Monday 28 October 2013
Saturday 21 December 2013 – Wednesday 1 January 2014
Monday 17 March 2014
Thursday 17 April (lunchtime) – Monday 21 April 2014
Monday 5 May 2014
Monday 2 June 2014 

Access the Library Services here.