Monday, 29 July 2013

August Holiday Weekend @ Kevin St Library

The library will be closed next Monday 5th August for the August Holiday Weekend. Normal summer hours apply at all other times:
  • Monday-Friday: 09.30-17.15
  • Saturdays: Closed
Electronic resources, exam papers and eBooks may be consulted as usual via the DIT Library website. For queries or questions please contact us at

Friday, 26 July 2013

Festival of Curiosity 2013: Science & Discovery in Dublin

The newest festival celebrating science and discovery has opened in Dublin. The Festival of Curiosity will feature more than 70 events this weekend. It includes  free daytime events including a city treasure hunt, Illusion at the Science Gallery, a Horrible History tour as well as an evening program of interactive science debates and shows. Tonight (Friday) Dara O Briain will perform a live show about how science will transform lives at the Mansion House.

Friday, 12 July 2013

11 myths about open access

 There are many misconceptions and arguments against open access. BioMed Central responds to some of the most prevalent and most misleading anti-open access arguments. Worth a look in this ever changing and contentious area