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Library and Information Zone

From borrowing a book to improving your information literacy, our library offers a wide range of resources and facilities to support your learning.

Opening Hours

Tuesday and Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Weekends and public holidays: Closed
Find us at: RCN Northern Ireland Library and Information Zone
17 Windsor Avenue


Contact us on:

Phone (Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm): 028 90 384 600

Please note

The Library & Information Zone is open on a part-time basis every Tuesday and Thursday from 10am - 4pm.

Members will need to book to visit the library by emailing prior to their visit and we ask that sufficient notice is given.

Mask wearing is not mandatory but there will be sanitiser wipes available at each desk. There is no catering facilities at present but tea and coffee are available in the cafe.

Literature searching

Free literature searching is offered to our full members either by email or post. We offer student members one-to-one literature search training.


Find out how to subscribe to RCN Library and Archive Services as a non-member.

Restricted Services only available to RCN members

Getting access to all the onsite and online services at Europe's largest specialist nursing library, is just one of the many benefits of becoming an RCN member.

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