Monday, 24 April 2017

Scopus: new link to research datasets now available

Research dataset links can now be found on the Scopus Document details page. Through collaboration 
with the Data Literature Interlinking (DLI) service and Scholix, Scopus is able to link articles with 
datasets when available on the external data repository. Now, when research datasets are available
 on the external data repository for an article, the Scopus Document details page will include 
a “Related Research Data” sidebar, located to the right of the article details.

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Later opening at 9.30am on Friday 21st April

Due to a staff meeting DIT Kevin St Library will open at the later time of 9.30am on Friday 21st April

Apologies for any inconvenience.

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Easter weekend : Library opening hours

Opening hours for the Easter weekend are as follows:

  • Thursday 13th April: 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 14th - Monday 17th April: Closed (incl)
  • Tuesday 18th April: Semester hours resume at 9am

Note: usual semester opening hours apply during the student two week break apart from the Easter weekend.

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Past exam papers for the School of Languages now available

School of Languages past exam papers for December 2016 / January 2017 are now available. To access:
  1. Start at the DIT Library website. In the E-Resources section click on Exam Papers.
  2. Select the purple Exam Papers 2001 to date link
  3. Choose the College of Arts & Tourism, Kevin St from the list
  4. Click on the year(s) you require
  5. Select your course code e.g. DT555 and then your module code. Save/open the pdf files.
If you access the past papers from outside the DIT network you will need the Student Intranet passwords. Contact us at 01-4024894 or at if required.

Please note DIT Library scans and indexes every exam paper received from the DIT Kevin St Examinations office. If your exam paper is not on the list please contact the exams office or your module co-ordinator.

To print or copy past exam papers see the Datapac print service.

Getting Published in Technology & Computing: Seminar on Tuesday 28th March at 2pm

Getting published is a major driver in academia and is a very competitive activity. Dr. Matt Walker, a customer consultant from the publisher Elsevier, will be giving this session on how to maximize your chances of having your publication accepted by a quality journal.

Please note that the session which will take place in the seminar room of the DIT FOCAS Research Institute, is discipline specific to technology and computing.

To register for a place on Tuesday 28th March please click here