Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Summer opening hours begin today #libraryopeninghours


Summer library opening hours commence from today 22nd May 2018.
These are Monday - Friday: 9am - 5.15pm (closed on Saturdays).
Semester hours and Saturday opening will resume in early September.
Best wishes to everyone studying and travelling over the summer.

Monday, 21 May 2018

Is a library without books still a library? Thursday 24th May 1-2pm


With the rise of digital formats, online journals and eReaders, what is the future of the modern library? And what will the new library in Grangegorman look like and contain? Join us to explore these and related issues as part of the ongoing "Rethinking Learning Spaces" conversation which we are hosting during May to complement the Sticky Campus Roadshow currently at DIT Aungier Street..
  • Thursday 24 May, 1-2pm (Sandwiches available from 12.30)
  • Room 3100 DIT Aungier Street
  • Chair: Professor Mike Murphy

Please complete this form if you plan to attend


Friday, 11 May 2018

Finding research data within the Web of Science Core Collection : webinar

Learn how to quickly discover over 310K of associated research data within the Web of Science Core Collection – 

Tuesday 22 May, 10.00am

Date and Time
Tuesday 22nd May
Time: 10.00am BST
Duration: 45 minutes
Register at:
https://clarivatesupport.webex.com/clarivatesupport/k2/j.php?MTID=t78fb748a3e1930fbb6d3c8ac5af0f15e
  • In order to harness the efforts of collecting and storing research data, the Web of Science database family includes the Data Citation Index.
  • Our experts will explain the key features of the DCI and how this tool facilities the linking of data to the subsequent published research.
  • Discover how to quickly perform a search on your topic in Web of Science Core Collection and connect to the data associated with it. Exposing data can help answer questions such as:
    • What data can I reuse or build on for my topic?
    • Are the researchers receiving funding from my organisation complying with the mandate to make data available?

Wednesday, 9 May 2018