CONUL is a consortium of Ireland’s main research libraries. Its mission is to develop and improve the library and information services of the CONUL members through the exchange of experience and the organisation of cooperative activities.
Focusing on copyright and other regulatory affairs of interest to libraries.
Acting as the unified voice of and for CONUL, its institutions and sub groups.
Working to promote the role and measure the value of, libraries in teaching and learning within Higher Education.
To explore and promote best practice for public/customer services within CONUL libraries.
Identifies training needs within member libraries, runs an ongoing co-operative training and development programme.
Explore, research, and identify best practice in collection development
Focusing on the promotion and visibility of Unique and Distinct Collections including Archive Collections, for research and public engagement.
Exploring and promoting best practice and providing guidance in a wide range of Research activities.