The library of the National Botanic Gardens is located in Glasnevin.
It is an important and valuable collection of botanical and horticultural books and periodicals. Primarily the library serves the staff and horticultural students of the gardens, but since it is the only library in Ireland that specialises in botanical and horticultural works many college students, botanists, and plant enthusiasts come to avail of this unique collection.
The library houses a number of collections, including books, floras, periodicals, rare books, nursery catalogues, and archives.
Monday to Friday
09:30 – 13:00 and 14:00 – 17.00
Access is by appointment only. If you wish to use the library please contact the library staff.
Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone + 353 8040330 or+ 353 8040332.
Useful downloads are available from the links below.
Historic Gardens and Designed Landscapes
This archive is on permanent loan to the library from the Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government. Browse an online catalogue of the archive at this link.