Our Study Spaces

Each of our libraries contain multiple types of study spaces to support your learning, including:  

  • Individual study desks  
  • Computer spaces  
  • Sensory-friendly group study pods, study spaces, and furniture 
  • Group study rooms (booking required) 
  • Group Presentation Practice room (booking required) 
  • Web studio (for use by academic staff only) 

 

See below for more information on how you can access and use the study spaces: 

 

Individual study desks are available in every library for use by all library users. They operate on a first-come-first-served basis. There is no need to book a study desk before visiting the library.  

Computer spaces are available in every library for use by all library users. Most computer spaces in the libraries provide access to a Windows PC. There are two Apple Mac computers in Park House Grangegorman Library. They operate on a first-come-first-served basis. There is no need to book a computer space before visiting the library. 

 

Log on to the Library Computers using your TU Dublin login credentials. Each computer has Read &Write Gold, and a large amount of other software installed. The range of software can be viewed on the Technology Services website. If you have an issue with logging into Library Computers you contact Technology Services directly. 

A range of sensory-friendly group study pods and furniture is available in all libraries. These operate on a first-come-first-served basis. There is no need to book before visiting the library.  

Sensory-friendly study spaces are available in Aungier Street Library with access to sensory-friendly lighting. These operate on a first-come-first-served basis. There is no need to book before visiting the library. 

Park House Grangegorman Library has 7 student study rooms available for student group study work. They can be booked for up to 2 hours each.  
Visit the booking page to book a group study room. Email library.gg@tudublin.ie or phone +35312206092 if you have a query.  

Aungier Street Library has 8 student study rooms available for student group study work. They can be booked for up to 2 hours each. Group study room packs containing whiteboard markers and an eraser can be borrowed from the main desk.  
Visit the booking page to book a group study room. Email library.ast@tudublin.ie or phone +35312206328 if you have a query. 

Blanchardstown Library has designated group study areas located on the Ground Floor and Level 1 of the library. Look for the 'Group Area' signs or ask a member of library staff. The area works first-come-first-served, and no booking is required before visiting the library.   

Bolton Street Library has a large group study room located at the end of the journals collection. It contains 11 tables for group study use. The area works on a first-come-first-served basis, and no booking is required before visiting the library.  

Tallaght Library has two group study rooms and four group study tables in the group study area on Level 1. They can be booked for up to 1-2 hours each. Visit the booking page to make a booking. Email library.tallaght@tudublin.ie or call +35312208209 if you have a query. 

A group presentation practice room is available in Aungier Street Library on the Ground Floor. The room can accommodate groups of up to 16 people to practice group presentations. The room contains: 6 PCs, 6 study desks for use with laptops, 4 seats at a round table for collaborative work, 1 podium PC, a projector, and a presentation screen.  

Visit the booking page to book a group study room. Email library.ast@tudublin.ie or phone +35312206328 if you have a query. 

A web studio is available in Tallaght Library on level 1. It’s available for academic staff to deliver online classes and develop recorded content. Visit the booking page to make a booking. Email library.tallaght@tudublin.ie or call +35312208209 if you have a query. For assistance using web studio equipment contact Technology Services