About the Catalogue

Welcome to the National Library of Ireland's online catalogue.

This discovery interface allows you to search many of the Library's catalogued collections, including our digitised material, simultaneously. You can search our:

  • Printed collections including journals, magazines, and government publications
  • Manuscripts catalogued since 1990 (See http://sources.nli.ie for other manuscripts)
  • Visual collections including prints & drawings, ephemera, and photographs
  • Websites in the NLI Web Archive

For information on additional resources, please consult the Catalogues and Databases section of the collection area you are interested in on our website, or talk to a member of staff at the reference desk in the reading rooms.