Please click here for CIT Library opening times

N.B. Please note that the Library system does not allow patrons to borrow or return items fifteen minutes prior to closing time.

The Library is available to all CIT Staff and Students. However, Corporate, Graduate and External Membership will also be considered. Online application forms are available here.

Leaving Certificate Students and Students from other Colleges are not allowed entry to the CIT library. All Library Patrons must have a valid ID Card in order to gain entry.

General Lending Books (CIT Bishopstown Campus)

  • 1st year to 3rd year students may borrow 4 general lending books for a period of 2 weeks.
  • 4th year students may borrow 5 general lending books for a period of 2 weeks.
  • Postgraduate students may borrow 6 books for a period of 4 weeks.

* N.B. General Lending Books which are not returned on time incur a 20 Cent fine per day.

Short Loan Books
These are frequently used books and may only be borrowed for a period of one night.

* N.B. Short Loan Books which are not returned the day after they were borrowed incur a €1.00 fine per day.

Reference Books, Official Publications etc.
These books and publications may not be taken from the library and are strictly for reference purposes only.