Friday, 18 March 2016

NEW: Digital Skills & Research Hub

DIT Library Services and DIT LTTC have recently launched a new co-operative website called the Digital Skills and Research HubThis is an evolving resource which aims to bring together related materials for DIT staff and students involved in the research process. It focuses strongly on research communication, publishing and impact. Have a look and see what you think. Feedback welcome.

Tuesday, 15 March 2016

eResources for the student Easter break

Need to access DIT Library e-resources for assignments or revision while you are away from Dublin over the student Easter break?

Follow the tips below:

  • Access e-books, e-journals, e-dissertations and databases remotely by logging in with your DIT password or Library PIN; see Off Campus Access
  • Use the Science and Engineering Subject Guides for more in-depth help and specific assignments resource links.
  • The Library will be close at 5pm on Thursday 24th March and will be closed from Friday 25th to Monday 28th March inclusive, but usual semester opening hours apply at all other times.
  • Link to the Exam Papers here. If you don't have the Student Intranet password for the exam papers contact the Library.
If you have any issues or queries email us at or via @KevinStLibrary

Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Issues with Chrome and Library eResources

Some off-campus users have recently reported difficulties accessing their library accounts and certain e-resources when using Google Chrome. Please use one of the following solutions when working outside the DIT network:

In Chrome:


  • Choose browsers such as IE, Firefox or Safari

 Changes in how Chrome uses Java  have necessitated these steps and Java have issued a progress update,
Still having problems? Contact us at