Tuesday, 29 September 2015

Find it faster

Need to find an e-dissertation, a program doc or a past exam paper in a hurry? One quick search by course code will bring you to the lists for your course:.

  • Start at the DIT Library Catalogue
  • Select Title Search from the drop down menu
  • Input your course code e.g. DT299
  • Click on the required information links
NB you may need your Library PIN to open pdf documents.
Need help? Contact us at 01-402-4894 or @KevinStLibrary

Friday, 25 September 2015

Accessing first year past exam papers

It's never too early to start downloading exam papers as we've discovered this week at the library desk. As there have been so many inquiries here's a quick guide to getting started:
  • Start at the Library Website. Under the E-Resources heading select the 'Exam Papers' link.
  • Choose College of Sciences and Health or College of Engineering (Kevin St) and then 2014 etc
  • Click on your course code e.g DT299. Select your module code and download the pdfs as required
Please note the Student Intranet password is required to access the exam papers off campus. Contact us at 01-4024894 or email us if needed.

To print exam papers see ditprint.ie for more info.

NB.The Library scans and uploads every paper received from the Kevin St Exams Office. If a paper is missing please contact your module coordinator.

Saturday, 19 September 2015

Discover Research Dublin 2015

Discover Research Dublin is an event funded by the EU under the Horizon 2020 framework as part of European Researchers Night. This is taking place on the 25th September 2015 this year and is open to everyone..

Research isn’t an ivory tower pursuit, and it has real impacts in everyone’s daily lives. For this year’s night there are more than Human, Tech, World and Society 
45 separate events with backgrounds as diverse as biotechnology, history, robotics, theatre, civil rights, gender studies and linguistics. The 2015 themes are

 If you’re on Facebook you can sign up to our events listings to get notified.

Wednesday, 16 September 2015

From first year to final year: Library information sheets and guides

Need help getting started with your Library account? Want to access the eBooks, renew your book loan, find an eThesis, use a database or just login to the Past Exam Papers? A full list of information sheets and guides to using DIT Library and finding information from first year to final year is available here.

If you still have a question please contact us at 01-402894 or kst.library@dit.ie

Tuesday, 15 September 2015

Printing and copying: Datapac queries

At this time of the year the most common inquiry at the Library information desk is how and where can students print and copy.

All the DATAPAC printing and copying information you need is available at ditprint.ie.  
Any problems with your account or queries re. pricing contact DATAPAC at helpdesk@ditprint.ie or at 087-6243514

Monday, 14 September 2015

Semester Opening Hours begin today

From today (Monday 14th September 2015)  DIT Kevin St Library's opening hours are as follows:
  • Monday -  Thursday: 9am - 9.30pm
  • Fridays: 9am - 5.15pm
  • Saturdays: 9am - 4.30pm
See also http://www.dit.ie/library/a-z/hours/

Monday, 7 September 2015

Welcome to new first years @ DIT Kevin St

A very warm welcome to all the new students arriving to DIT Kevin St. for orientation and induction this week. Looking forward to meeting you during the new semester as you settle in..

Stay up-to-date with DIT Library Kevin St opening hours and resources using the following links:

http://ditlibrary-scienceblog.blogspot.ie/ https://www.facebook.com/DitLibraryKevinSthttp://www.pinterest.com/KevinStLibrary/https://delicious.com/kevinstlibraryhttps://twitter.com/KevinStLibrary

Have a specific query? Give us a call at 01-402-4894, email us or talk to us at the library information desk.  As your course gets underway check out our Subject Guides for help with finding assignment resources.  Subject resources are available for both undergraduates and postgraduates.