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General: 15 September 2022

King’s Inns Response to Covid–19

King’s Inns Response to Covid–19

Page last updated: Thursday, September 15, 2022

King’s Inns is closely monitoring and following official advice from the HSE in order to protect our staff, students and members during the current COVID–19 pandemic.

Take care, download the HSE COVID Tracker APP and follow HSE advice in adhering to social distancing procedures, and in the event you feel unwell.

General Information

  • As most staff continue to work remotely, all enquiries should be via EMAIL, between 9 am and 5 pm Monday to Friday.
  • The reception line is manned from Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm.
  • For the summer period, reception (Library Building, Henrietta Street) is opened Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm.
  • If you are meeting a member of staff, attendance on campus will be facilitated by appointment only.
  • Follow us on TWITTER, LINKEDIN and FACEBOOK for instant updates on our services. 
  • Our faculty team has taken measures to ensure there will be minimal disruption to operations and services during this time.

Current Students

  • For the latest information on course delivery, please check MOODLE and your King’s Inns email.
  • We will be in contact with students on an ongoing basis via Moodle and your King’s Inns email account, so please continue to check those accounts daily so that you do not miss any information.
  • If you have any questions or need help with your studies at this time, email DEAN@KINGSINNS.IE.

Prospective Students 2022–2023

Open Days

  • Our Open Days usually take place online between March and June.
  • To register and learn more on our Open Days, visit the Open Day events page.

Professional Development Advanced Diploma Courses

Diploma in Legal Studies

  • The Application Portal is now closed for 2022 applicants. Please visit the course page for further information.
  • If you have any questions, contact us at admissions@kingsinns.ie.

Degree of Barrister–at–Law

Alumni Community 

  • As part of our yearly activities, King’s Inns continue to work on building a programme of events for our alumni community, providing opportunities to socialise, network, collaborate and learn, and nurture a lifelong relationship with King’s Inns and each other. Visit our alumni community page for further information.
  • We are hosting a range of online and some in–person events for our alumni. Please keep an eye out on our news and events page

Members (Benchers, Barristers and Degree Students)

  • We are hosting a range of online and some in–person events for members. Please keep an eye out on our news and events page
  • All dining dates for Michaelmas Term 2022 will be published on our website here in early October.
  • Bookings for Dining are made via the online booking system on a first–come, first–served basis. Further information available here.
  • For further information, check out our member community pages here.
  • If you have any questions, contact us at members@kingsinns.ie.

Library

  • King’s Inns Library staff are continuing to operate a virtual service during the academic term from 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday. Please email us with any queries about online or print resources.
  • To contact a member of Library staff please email library@kingsinns.ie.
  • All services will be regularly reviewed and are subject to change.
  • Students will be notified of all updates on Moodle.

Students: 

  • For the summer period, we are continuing to offer a ‘Reserve and Collect’ service from 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Please see the Library section of Moodle for the latest update on the re–opening of the Reading Room as a study space and for browsing.
  • Current opening hours are available on the Library homepage of Moodle. From Tuesday 24 May, the Library Building will open from 9 am to 5 pm for the summer period. 
  • All subscription resources and the Library Catalogue can be accessed remotely.
  • Further information on using the online legal resources is available on Moodle. We can also provide remote training sessions.
  • For full details of library services available to you, please go to the Library and Online Resources sections on MOODLE.

Online Shop

  • All orders will be sent out weekly.
  • Parchment duplicates take up to two–weeks for delivery. 
  • Pick up of orders at King’s Inns is available. Your order will be ready within 1 to 3 days for collection. You will be notified when your order is ready.
  • For further information, see our online shop