Skip to main content

Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin

Trinity Menu Trinity Search

You are here Library Departments > Information Service > Charges

Charges from January 2013

All charges are exclusive of VAT.

The total sum for each request, such as borrowing books, scanning articles, etc., is costed. The total is then deducted from a client's annual subscription. Clients may submit any combination of requests up to the limit of their annual subscription.

Annual Subscription

Includes one Reader's Ticket in name of client Librarian or nominee
Heavy users €2,000
Light users €1,000


Book Loan €25 per book
Renewal of Book Loan €10 per book
Overdue Fine €25 per book if not returned after reminder letter sent

Photocopying of Articles

1 to 10 pages €15
11 to 20 pages €20
21 to 40 pages €30

Photocopying and Scanning Articles

1 to 10 pages €20
11 to 20 pages €25
21 to 40 pages €30

Other Charges

Additional Reader's Ticket €100 (Number of tickets limited)
Subject query €40 per 20 minutes
Query yielding no result €10 per query
Scanning - when photocopying is not possible €2 per page minimum charge €20
Post €15 for 1-3 books by registered parcel; €5 for each additional book; €5 per package of articles
Replacement of lost book €200 fine plus replacement cost of book
Other service On request
Statement of usage €50 each
Unused subscription Balance forfeited at year end

Non-subscriber Charges

(Payment to be made by Credit/Debit Card via the secure Online Payment webpage)

Cost per hour €120
Minimum Charge €50