Courses are open to the staff of the following Libraries

  • Dublin City University
  • Dublin Institute of Technology
  • National Library of Ireland
  • National University of Ireland, Galway
  • National University of Ireland, Maynooth
  • Queens University Belfast
  • Royal College of Surgeons
  • Royal Irish Academy
  • Trinity College Dublin
  • University College Cork
  • University College Dublin
  • University of Limerick
  • University of Ulster
  • If all places are not taken on a course by member libraries, vacancies will be advertised on the LIR-L list. Information on subscribing to this list is available on the “About LIR” section of the LIR web site
  • Courses are open to all categories of staff unless otherwise indicated
  • You can download and print an application form for the event from the Current Programme page or you can obtain one from your local organiser to whom the completed form should be returned
  • All application forms must be signed by your local organiser
  • Once you have booked a course you will receive all relevant further information from the hosting Library
  • Course fees include lunch and tea/coffee
  • A certificate of attendance will be issued to participants in each event
  • Accommodation is usually B&B in university apartments and is not included in the fee
  • If you are unable to attend please inform your local contact as soon as possible. A cancellation fee will be charged to your library.
  • The full amount will be charged for cancellations received less than 48 hours before the start date. Individuals may be charged a €10.00 fee for late withdrawals.