Services for Publishers

The National Library of Ireland provides the following services for publishers:

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)
The Irish ISSN Centre at the National Library is responsible for assigning ISSNs, free of charge, to serials published in the Republic of Ireland.

Rights and Reproductions
Information for publishers on how to obtain permission to reproduce material from the Library's collections.

Irish publishers should also be aware of their obligations under the Legal Deposit legislation, please read the following document:
LEGAL DEPOSIT 2014  LEGAL DEPOSIT 2014.pdf (0.18 MB, Adobe PDF)

Book Launches

The Library may be  available for book launches on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from 5pm. The venue has proven a popular and appropriate location for this type of function. Please contact us for further details. 

Publisher's imprint from 'Count Rumford's Essay on Food', Youghal, 1846.
Publisher's imprint from 'Count Rumford's Essay on Food', Youghal, 1846.
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