Opening hours

Limited access to Special Collections and Archives Reading Room for University of Limerick students and staff is currently available.

  • University staff
    University Staff can arrange an appointment by e-mail to
  • UL students
    There are two steps in the booking process for students:

    1. Students must book an appointment using the Glucksman Library’s online booking system. This step is necessary to activate your student card for access through the library gates.
    2. Students must contact the Reading Room by e-mail to at least 24 hours in advance of appointment with details of material for consultation and date/time of appointment. This is necessary to ensure materials are retrieved and ready for viewing.

Opening Hours for Staff and Students:

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
10:00 – 13:00 10:00 – 13:00 10:00 – 13:00
14:00 – 16:00 14:00 – 16:00 14:00 – 16:00


External Readers

Access to Special Collections & Archives Reading Room for external readers is currently unavailable due to Covid 19 restrictions. If you have a query please email If we are unable to deal with your query remotely we will keep your details on file and contact you when service returns to normal.