Library

The Members’ Library has over 20,000 items including books, pamphlets, current and non-current periodicals. Special collections include Timetables and associated literature, Irish transport reference books and Irish Transport Periodicals

The Historic Railway Law Library has over 1,000 volumes including Acts of Parliament, Orders and Instruments, Royal Commissions, Reports, Text Books, Studies, Papers, Accident Reports and Board of Trade Papers. This collection is housed in the Balfour Browne Room which is also home to our exhibition of railway memorabilia. Visitors and researchers are welcome visit the library on Tuesday evenings.

IRRS is located opposite Heuston Station carpark, Dublin, on the northside of the station adjacent to the River Liffey 

The Library is open on Tuesday evenings 7:30pm to 9:30pm (except during January and August)