Showing posts from April, 2012

E-Journal Linking Service SFX now restored!

We are delighted to tell you that our e-journal linking service SFX has been restored following a technical problem.  This affected the Find E-Journal service as well as any links from our catalogue to e-journals.  Profuse apologies for any inconvenience caused by this short downtime.

Avoid Library Fines

Could you do without the expense of Library fines? Remember to renew your books on time- There are many ways to do this... Online , at the Customer Services Desk, at Self-Check Machines, over the phone- 091-493399 or by email- 50 cent per day for main library books €2 per day for three day loans €4 per day for one day loans (ie 24 hours) €2 per day for videos, DVDs and audiotapes

Training for researchers – Scopus, Proquest and Research Professional

This semester researchers availed of training provided by Elsevier, Proquest and to update their skills. These training workshops were organised by Rosie Dunne, Research Services Librarian, as part of our ongoing series of Training for Researchers . Peter Darroch from Elsevier demonstrated how to give feedback to ensure your publications are captured in a unique Scopus author id. For more details see the following pdf link: It’s also possible to create a dynamic link to times cited in Scopus from your list of papers. The functionality is called the Scopus Cited-By Count API . For more information, training, or to request a copy of a Scopus user guide, email our Research Services Librarian at Rebecca Price from Proquest gave an overview of the new improved search interface showing how to search across sub

Easter Weekend Library Opening Hours

James Hardiman Library - Easter Weekend Opening Hours Friday 6th April: 10.00 - 18.00 Saturday 7th / Sunday 8th April:  Closed Monday 9th April: 10.00 - 18.00 Library Reading Room - Basement Level 07.00am - 01.30am every day over the Easter Weekend

Academic Writing Centre: Cessation of Drop-In Sessions Alert

Academic Writing Centre (AWC) Please note that the morning and evening Drop-In advisory sessions ceased on Friday 30th March 2012 For queries relating to the AWC please contact the centre manager Ira Ruppo at .