The National Library of Ireland will not open its doors until 10am on Wednesday 18 September. All the usuals – Genealogy Service, Reading Room, Cafe Joly etc – will be late opening that morning due to staff meetings.* The earliest order time for item collections will be 10am.
Over in Bishops Street the following day, Thursday 19 September, the Reading Room of the National Archives of Ireland will be closed from 1:45pm. Dockets will be accepted for production until 12.15pm on that day. This closure is to facilitate security training of staff.
*Get your diary ready... Identical arrangements are in place for Wednesdays 17 October, 13 November and 11 December.