Getting Started - The Basics

Are you a new student?

Welcome to TU Dublin library services. Watch our short tour of the library.

Here's what you need to know.

  • Your student card is your library card.
  • Your home library is Blanchardstown.
  • Borrowing from the library is free. 
  • You can manage your loans online through your library account.
  • The library has more than just books, we have thousands of online resources.
  • The online library is available anywhere at any time.
  • Your TU Dublin email address is your online library username.
  • Printing, photocopying and scanning is available in the library.
  • Librarians can help with research for assignments.
  • Attend library classes to develop essential research skills.
  • Book in for a one-to-one tutorial on any aspect of your academic work, e.g. academic writing, referencing.
  • Can't find what you're looking for? Just come to the library desk and ask!
  • Check out our Using The Library section for more information.