Off campus access to the DIT full text subject databases has been
streamlined this month .
You will now be prompted by either of two pages:
databases open on the DIT IS Services screen. This requires the username
and password used for DIT email or active directory access. Databases includes ACM, IEEE & Web of Knowledge.
57 databases continue to use DIT Library's own authentication page. This
page requires the user to have a Library PIN and a current DIT ID number to access the databases. These databases include Engineering Village and Science Direct.
ACM DL Training Sessions will take place at the following times:
July 24, 2012 from 1:00pm to 1:30pm
This A20-30 minute presentation is designed
to give an overview of the ACM Digital Library. It will highlight the
key full text Computer Science publications and Analytic tools that are included
in the database.
The Science in the City festival kicks off this weekend featuring everything from Dara O'Briain to the Higgs Bosun particle. The 10 day festival is being held to celebrate Dublin hosting Europe’s largest
science event, the Euroscience Open Forum, which takes place in the Dublin
Convention Centre from 11th July – 15th July.