Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Library Group Study Rooms available to book throughout the summer

The Library Group Study Rooms are available to book during the exams and right through the summer if you need some space to work together on an exam topic, poster project or practice a presentation.

Laptops and stationery packs equipped with hdmi cable, data-screen remote, eraser and whiteboard markers are also available to borrow from the library desk for use in the study rooms.

Drop into the library information desk to make a booking with your student card. Alternatively contact us at 01-402-4894 to book a one or a two hour slot or email us at kst.library@dit.ie.

Monday, 15 May 2017

Summer hours begin on Wednesday 24th May

From 24th May summer opening hours will apply until September:
  • Monday - Friday : 9.00am - 5.15pm
  • Saturdays: Closed
Get Kevin St Library opening hours updates via @KevinStLibrary or  the DIT Library website

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

Library opening at 8.30am from 3rd- 24th May for the summer exams

The library will open at 8.30am from Wednesday 3rd to Wednesday 24th May for the duration of the Kevin St exams. Best of luck everyone!

Opening hours Wednesday 3rd to Wednesday 24th May:

  • Monday to Thursday: 8.30am - 9.30pm
  • Fridays: 8.30am - 5.15pm
  • Saturdays: 8.30am - 4.30pm

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Finding past exam papers for science: find them faster #pastpapers #exams

 Need to access the online papers for exam prep and revision? Follow these steps to get started:

  1. Start at the DIT Library website. In the E-Resources section click on Exam Papers.
  2. Select the purple Exam Papers 2001 to date link
  3. Choose the College of Sciences and Health from the list
  4. Click on the year(s) you require
  5. Select your course code e.g. DT204 and then your module code. Save/open the pdf files.
If you access the past papers from outside the DIT network you will need the Student Intranet passwords. Contact us at 01-4024894 or at kst.library@dit.ie if required.

Please note DIT Library scans and indexes every exam paper received from the DIT Kevin St Examinations office. If your exam paper is not on the list please contact the DIT exams office or your module coordinator.

To print or copy past exam papers see the Datapac print service.

Monday, 24 April 2017

Scopus: new link to research datasets now available

Research dataset links can now be found on the Scopus Document details page. Through collaboration 
with the Data Literature Interlinking (DLI) service and Scholix, Scopus is able to link articles with 
datasets when available on the external data repository. Now, when research datasets are available
 on the external data repository for an article, the Scopus Document details page will include 
a “Related Research Data” sidebar, located to the right of the article details.

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Later opening at 9.30am on Friday 21st April

Due to a staff meeting DIT Kevin St Library will open at the later time of 9.30am on Friday 21st April

Apologies for any inconvenience.