University College Cork

University College Cork Libraries include
-Boole Library (Main Campus)
-Boston Scientific Health Sciences Library (Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, College Road, Cork)
-Cork University Hospital Library (Cork University Hospital, Wilton, Cork)

Address of principal library
University College Cork
College Road


Opening hours
08:00-22:15 {Term time)
Check for current times at

Cork PAL Co-ordinator: Crónán Ó Doibhlin


Phone 021 4903185

Requirements for referral
Referral from another participating library required. Telephone call or e-mail in advance to the Boole Library, Information Desk
Phone Us (021) 490-2794
Email Us

Statement of access to resources
Consultation and Reading.  No borrowing facilities. No access to online resources.

Library Collection
We have over 700,000  volumes and subscription to a wide collection of journals in all subject areas.  Our collections cover all subject areas taught in the University.  Particular strengths are our Special Collections & Archives which has an important collection of medieval  manuscripts in facsimile, Archive collections, which include  for example the Murphy Brewery Collection.  The European Documentation Centre receives most of the basic documents of the European Communities and those of some international organisations. As UCC is a copyright Library all Irish Government Publications can be located there.  A representative collection of British Official Publications forms part of this Section.
We have 2,950 reader places.
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