Wider Networks

In its role as an Advocacy Body for Irish Research and National Libraries CONUL is a member of SCONUL, CERL and LIBER. It also has representation on HEAnet and NORF. 

ALCID (CONUL Access Scheme)

ALCID is a co-operative access scheme in operation across a number of institutions.

The ALCID membership card gives access to the card holder to the participating libraries across the Island of Ireland.

CONUL Treasures

This online exhibition presents just a sample of the incredible variety of unique and distinct collections within
the CONUL Libraries.

Digital Scholarship Network Ireland

The Digital Scholarship Network Ireland (DSN-IE) is a national network to support and develop digital and open scholarship. The DSN-IE brings together staff of the Irish Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums (GLAM) sector and research active organisations who are involved in the development and delivery of digital and open scholarship services.

Erasmus Scheme

The collaborative CONUL Erasmus Library Staff mobility week is currently paused. We will announce, as soon as we can, when the next program will take place.


A collection of useful resources

Member Spotlight

RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences

RCSI Library has supported the learning, teaching, research and clinical activities in RCSI since 1785.  Today the service is responsible for providing services to support current education, research and clinical activities and to preserve and promote RCSI Heritage Collections.  Our expert team of health information specialists deliver services in a range of areas including information literacy skills development, advanced systematic search and retrieval, bibliometrics, open access publishing and research data management.  Services are provided online and onsite in the award-winning library and academic education building at 26 York Street, Beaumont Hospital and the Mercer Building.