Access to the Library

Delighted to let you know the Library will be open for alumni membership from 7 March, 2022.

Stay safe and well.
Date of notice: 28 February 2022


With a €20 million extension which was opened in December 2012, the library is a great place to continue your lifelong education.  Have a coffee in the open plan foyer or just get on with your studies in one of the many study rooms available - there are plenty of ways to enjoy the Maynooth library experience!
Alumni membership options include;

Borrowing and Reading
- 12 months €100
- 6 months €60

Reading Only
- 12 months €50
- 6 months €30

- €15 per month (Reading only)

If you're interested in taking out alumni library membership, contact the Development and Alumni Relations Office so we can confirm your alumni status and arrange next steps for you.

Please note the following:

  • The postgraduate study room is only available to current Maynooth postgrads.
  • Alumni library membership is conditional on adherence to the Library Regulations.
  • Access to online resources is only available on campus due to licensing agreements.