IT Carlow Library

Information

Accessibility

Lift access is available to all floors of the LRC

Borrowing Rules

Full-time students
3 general lending books for 1 week
2 short loan collection books for 2 nights

Part-time students
3 general lending books for 1 week
2 short loan collection books for 2 nights

Masters students
6 books for 4 weeks

Academic staff
10 books for 12 weeks

Non-academic staff
10 books for 12 weeks

Reference material and journals may not be borrowed.

Contacts

Click here to see a list of library staff contact details »


Library Membership

Library membership is automatic to all registered students of IT Carlow. Other types of membership are also available to interested members of the public. For more information please click here »


Library Regulations

The full Institute of Technology Carlow regulations including those related to the LRC can be viewed here:
ITCarlow Academic Policies Procedures (PDF download)

Library Zones

The LRC is a place for study and research. You can choose to work quietly on your own at a desk, individually at a PC or use the group work table for project or group work. To facilitate these different study needs, the library is divided into different library zones.

The Quiet Room
Individual study only
Total silence
Mobile phone use prohibited
No noise from Headphones

Rest of Ground Floor
For individual Study
No Group Studying
No noise from Headphones

First Floor
Group tables may be used for project work
Conversation and group study permitted at an appropriate noise level.

Second Floor
Group tables may be used for project work
Conversation and group study permitted at an appropriate noise level.

Opening Hours

Term Time
Monday to Friday - 08.45am to 22.00pm
Saturday - 09.00am to 17.00pm

Out of Term
Monday to Friday – 09.00am to 17.00pm

Please note that the library desk service ceases 15 minutes before the library closing time. All library users must have left the LRC by closing time.

Please note the opening hours of the Institute’s buildings is different to the libraries.

Toilets

Male, Female and wheelchair accessible toilets are available on each floor of the LRC.