Tuesday, 25 May 2010

Extended opening hours June 2010

Kevin St Library opening hours have been extended to facilitate apprentice exams.

From Tuesday 8th until Wednesday 16th June term opening hours will continue as usual:

  • Monday-Thursday: 9.30am-9.30pm
  • Friday: 9.30am-5.15pm
  • Saturdays: 9.30am-4.30pm
Please note the library will be open on Saturday 5th June (9.30am-4.30pm), but is closed on Monday 7th for the June public holiday.

From Thursday 17th June vacation opening hours apply:

  • Monday- Friday: 9.30am-5.15pm
  • Saturdays: Closed
See also Kevin St Library Opening Hours on the web

Thursday, 20 May 2010

New Web of Science database enhancements from May 2010

New tools for author promotion available in ResearcherID


• Highlight the impact of an author’s work with citation counts for papers indexed in Web of ScienceSM

• Use EndNote® Web to manage a personal publication list for ResearcherID.

• Explore the world of research with an interactive map that can help locate researchers by country and topic, or use the new country tag cloud.

EndNote Web


• Sort reference lists by times cited, date added to the library, and date modified to locate references easily.

• View group affiliations for each reference in a list.

• Save edits whenever you decide or let auto-save capture your changes.

• Transfer up to 10,000 references between the Web and Thomson Reuters EndNote on the desktop

Tuesday, 11 May 2010

9am opening extended until 5th June


Kevin St Library opening time at 9am has been extended until Saturday 5th June to facilitate students doing college exams.

  • Monday-Thursday 9am-9.30pm
  • Fridays: 9am-5.15pm
  • Saturdays: 9am-4.30pm

Tuesday, 4 May 2010

Irish Times epaper : access via DIT Library

DIT Library's subscription to the Irish Times service (plus the Archive) does not include the digital version "Irish Times epaper" which is a separate subscription service.

However DIT Library does now have 5 free concurrent user licences for the epaper version and access is available through our DIT Library's IP address. Just click on "Today's epaper" at the top of the Irish Times homepage to get access. Remember to access via the Databases link on the DIT Library website.