Monday, 28 March 2011

New Short Loan Titles

Sedra / Smith: Microelectronic Circuits, 6th edition: 2011

Floyd : Electronic Device, 9th edition: 2011
Campbell and Reese: Biology, 9th edition: 2011

Wednesday, 23 March 2011

School of languages exam papers

Exam papers for 2010 School of Languages Year 4 are now available.

If accessing from outside the DIT network you will be asked for a login and password for the DIT Student Intranet where the exam papers are hosted. Click here and enter your student number and PIN to get the password listings

Monday, 14 March 2011

Thursday 17th March

The Library will be closed on Thursday 17th March for the St Patrick's Day Public Holiday.
Normal term hours apply at all other times:
  • Mon-Thurs: 9.30am-9.30pm
  • Fridays: 9.30am-5.15pm
  • Saturdays: 9.30am-4.30pm

Monday, 7 March 2011

UK PubMed Central

UKPMC is a  free information resource for biomedical and health researchers and was developed with the founders of PubMed and PubMed Central and the National Center for Biotechnology Information. UKPMC provides a single point of access full-text articles and the abstracts available through PubMed as well as the following resources:

• 1.8 million full text, peer reviewed journal articles in all fields of biomedical research (the UK PubMed  Central repository)
• 24 million+ PubMed and PubMed Central abstracts
• National Health Service (NHS) clinical guidelines
• UK biomedical and health PhD theses
• European Patent Office Patents, Agricola, Chinese Biological Abstracts and Citeseer databases


ChemSpider links together compound information across the web, providing free text and structure search access of millions of chemical structures. With tools to upload, curate and use the data, ChemSpider is the richest single source of structure-based chemistry information.

ChemSpider is owned by the RSC and provided as a free resource to the community.

Friday, 4 March 2011

Library Ireland Week


The “Off the Street” programme will begin each evening at 6.00pm on Monday 7th March through to Friday 11th March in DIT Library Kevin Street as part of Library Ireland Week. The series will open on the Monday with a dialogue between the visual work of Colm Desmond and the written word of poet and novelist Oran Ryan. This is followed on Tuesday by a open mike set of readings by established poets such as Eamonn Lynskey, Ross Hattaway , Raven and Karl Parkinson. Wednesday night will feature readings by Steve Conway while Gréagóir O Dúill the bilingual poet will take the stage on Thursday evening. The series will conclude on Friday.

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

New eTextbooks

  • Postgraduate Haematology: Hoffbrand, 2011: 6th edition
  • Managing Energy Risk: Burger: 2008

To access go to eBooks and click on MyiLibrary.
Or search for  a specific title on the Library Catalogue

For laptop or remote access you will need your student number and Library PIN
To download or save sections requires use of IE v7 or higher or Firefox v 3.