Leaving Certificate Study Scheme

DCU Library is pleased to provide access to O’Reilly Library and Cregan Library to secondary school students preparing for their Leaving Certificate exams.

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This scheme is free of charge and open to 6th year Leaving Certificate students.

Tuesday 3rd May - Tuesday 29th June 2022

Opening Hours:    09:00 - 17:00


  • O'Reilly Library, DCU Glasnevin Campus
  • Cregan Library, DCU St. Patrick's Campus, Drumcondra

  Online Application Form


  • Complete the  APPLICATION FORM
  • We will email you when your application has been approved and your library access card is available for collection.
  • Students who are under 18 years of age require parental consent and signature. Please print the Consent Form (below), complete it and bring with you when collecting you library card.

Library Access Card


  • Each student is issued with a library access card which they can use for the duration of the study scheme and can be used in both libraries.
  • The access card can only be used by the designated student and is their responsibility.
  • If lost please report to Library staff at Reception Desk of either Library. 




Library regulations:


Each student has to read and agree to comply with the library regulations, below:

  • Mobile phones must be set to silent mode in the Library.   
  • Users must behave in an appropriate manner in the library. Noise should be kept to a minimum throughout the library.
  • Users must not cause any disturbance that is likely to distract or inconvenience others.
  • Food cannot be consumed in the library.  Water in non-spill bottles is permitted throughout the library. 
  • No printing, photocopying or scanning services are available
  • Library stock, equipment and fittings must not be damaged, defaced, removed without authorisation, concealed or otherwise interfered with. 
  • No borrowing rights
  • No access to library PCs or laptops