Library Update

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 16:00

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

The Library commenced a gradual return to on campus operations from 29 June. From 29 July in addition to continuing to offer 'click and collect' book retrieval and ‘digital on demand services staff and students may now study in the library.  Please note that capacity is limited, and terms and conditions apply. More information is available here 
'Click and collect' items can be requested here. Items will be available for collection between 10:00 and 12:30 (Monday to Friday). Collection of books is by appointment only, details will be forwarded via email once a request is approved. 
'Digital-on-demand'/library material digitisation requests (subject to terms and conditions) are available for staff and postgraduate students only.  Items can be requested here
Books can be physically returned to the library via the Book Return bin to the left of the revolving door. The library will remain closed at this time for public access and study purposes. Access to the Library is via the Kilcock Road, no access from the South Campus.

Continuing Online Services

For access to our eBooks please click here.

For more information about our online resources and subject guides please click here

For further information please contact us on or via LibraryChat from Monday to Friday, 9.00-17.00.

All current loans have been extended and there will be no fines incurred during this period.

For more important information on our MU Library resources, have a look at our Working Remotely guide. We've put all of the resources together to help you navigate the available information.

All Maynooth University information and guidance related to Covid-19 is available here.

Opening Hours and Contacts
The John Paul Library has limited access and the Russell Library remains closed. For further information see here

Remote Access
Off-campus access is available to MU and SPCM registered students and staff to c. 500,000 books, c.70,000 journals and a range of databases accessible via Library Search.

Further Information.

We will continue to provide Library updates via our website and social media. Please check your University email regularly for updates.