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Food and Drink

No food, hot or cold, is permitted in RCSI Library, No. 26 York Street or the Beaumont Hospital.

  • Café space is available in both sites beside the library - this is the only designated area where food may be consumed.
  • The following beverages are permitted in No. 26 York Street: bottled water, soft drinks; canned drinks; tea/coffee in non-spill lidded cups or containers.
  • The following beverages are prohibited in No. 26 York Street: any beverage in an unlidded cup or an unsecured container; alcohol of any kind.
  • The following beverages are permitted in the Beaumont Hospital: bottled water.
  • The following beverages are prohibited in the Beaumont Hospital: soft drinks; canned drinks; tea, coffee and alcohol of any kind. You will be asked to leave the library and consume beverages elsewhere in accordance with Beaumont Hopsital General Services Policy. 
  • Security and Library staff are authorised to intervene and report anybody transgressing this policy as a breach of the Code of Conduct and College Regulations.