Both Boole and Brookfield BHSL Libraries have re-opened with the safety of Library users and staff as our chief guiding principle.
Please see our policies and important changes regarding re-opening here
Update from our Director of Library Services, Colette McKenna regarding Library Services During COVID Level 5 - Here
Take a virtual tour of Special Collections & Archives.
Special Collections & Archives has different rooms best suited to the type or age of material, or the type of activity:
Special Collections & Archives has different equipment to access the different types of material in its care. In the:
Ask at the Special Collections & Archives' Information Desk for:
If you have questions or comments about the spaces or equipment please email email@example.com.
As per Irish Government direction from midnight 21 October 2020 for 6 weeks all counties are placed on Level 5 under the Plan for Living with COVID-19. The advice is: Stay at home with certain exceptions. Please note this time frame may be extended.
Previous appointment services in Special Collections and Archives are suspended during Level 5.
We are offering the following as alternate means of access to Special Collections & Archives:
Every effort will be made to fulfil scan & deliver / reprographic types of requests, but this may not always be possible due to availability, copyright restrictions, size and condition of materials.
If you have any collection queries or other queries please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
In order to facilitate research queries, a virtual appointment service for Special Collections and Archives will shortly be established and details will be forthcoming.