Archives Services

University College Dublin Archives

UCD Archives. School of History and Archives, University College Dublin


Contact: Duty Archivist
Opening hours: All year Mon – Thurs 10.00am to 5.00pm, Fri 10.00am – 4.00pm. Any foreseen closures indicated on website.
Finding aids: Descriptive catalogues and small collections index available in research room.

Access and Facilities:
Archival collections can be accessed in the Research Room, UCD Archives, James Joyce Library, University College Dublin. Appointment essential; photocopying by arrangement; no photography.

UCD Archives has specialised in the acquisition of private paper collections associated with the history and development of the modern Irish state. It now preserves the papers of a great many Irish public figures including members of government and the judiciary, presidents and European Union Commissioners. These are complemented by the papers of members and former members of college staff, many of whom have served in high public office.

UCD Archives also acquires the records of significant organisations such as political parties, professional and cultural associations and sporting bodies. These collections constitute an essential resource for research into twentieth century Irish history, politics and culture.

Address: School of History and Archives, James Joyce Library, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 24
E-Mail:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Share & Follow Us