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Irish Universities Have Seen a 22% Cut in Library Staff Since Recession

Irish university libraries have seen an average reduction of 22% in staffing levels since the recession, with UCD experiencing one of the largest staff cuts. While the declines began to occur in the late 2008s during the last recession, staff…

Dramatic Cutbacks for UCD Library Service See Staff Numbers Drop by 36%

The UCD Library has witnessed dramatic cutbacks in resources in recent years, with both staff numbers and the amount spent on books and journals being sharply cut by the university. The Tribune can reveal the amount of staff in the…