Library Opening Hours

Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm

Open through lunch


The Library service is available to all hospital personnel and students attending courses or on placement in Marymount University Hospital & Hospice. If anyone wishes to visit the Library (reference only) please contact the Librarian to arrange an appointment.


Members of staff may borrow 4 books for a period of 4 weeks. Students may borrow 3 books for a period of 2 weeks. Books may be renewed if not requested by another reader. Journals may not be borrowed.


The Library catalogue and electronic resources can be accessed from the “Library Resources” folder located on the shared drive on any of the computers throughout the hospital.

Library Subscriptions

The library subscribes to the following Palliative and Elderly care material. Most journal subscriptions include online content. Access to the online content from outside the hospital network is with an Athens account. Please contact the library for further details or alternatively log in to MyAthens. 

 Information Retrieval Services

Training can be provided on how to search the databases. Alternatively, the librarian is also available to carry out any information searches.

Inter-Library Loan Service

Journal articles which are not available in the library can be ordered from other sources. Book loans are available from The British Library, Trinity College Dublin and University College Dublin. Charges may apply. Please contact the Librarian for further details.

Photocopying/Scanning Facilities

There is a photocopying and scanning machine available for use in the library. Photocopying is 5c per page. All photocopying is subject to the provisions of the Irish Copyright Act.

For further information contact;

Aoife O’Connor- Librarian
(021) 4390805