The Library service is available to all hospital personnel and students attending courses or on placement in Marymount University Hospital & Hospice. If a member of the public wishes to visit the Library (reference only) please contact the Librarian to arrange an appointment. The material held in the library covers such areas as palliative care, end of life care, care of the older person and bereavement care.


Members of staff may borrow 6 books for a period of 6 weeks. Students may borrow 3 books for a period of 4 weeks. Books may be renewed if not requested by another reader. Journals may not be borrowed.

Electronic Resources

The library subscribes to a number of electronic resources, Click on the links below and click on MyAthens for remote access to these resources.

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.


There are computers, study desks, photocopying & scanning facilities available for staff and student use. Charges apply for photocopying and copyright regulations apply.

Library Opening Hours

Monday-Friday, 8am-4.00pm (open through lunch)

For further information contact:

Tel: 021 4869100