Access to the Library

With a €20 million extension which was opened in December 2012, the library is a great place to continue your lifelong education.  Have a coffee in the open plan foyer or just get on with your studies in one of the many study rooms available - there are plenty of ways to enjoy the Maynooth library experience!
Graduates from Maynooth University and St Patrick's College, Maynooth may avail of library services at preferential rates. Please note that a reduction in membership fees reflect that under the terms of our licence agreements with publishers, our electronic resources are no longer available to external readers to consult. 

The fees for full access (borrowing books) and reading access are:
Full Access
Individual - annual €50 
Individual - 6 months €35 
Individual - monthly or part there of Not applicable 

Reading Access
Individual - annual  €30
Individual - 6 months €20
Individual - monthly or part thereof €5

Click here to purchase Alumni Membership

Please note the following:

  • The postgraduate study room is only available to current Maynooth postgrads.
  • Alumni library membership is conditional on adherence to the Library Regulations.
  • Access to online resources is only available on campus due to licensing agreements.

If you wish to update your details with Maynooth Alumni team please follow this link