Get acquainted with SAGE’s many journals in Communication and Media Studies Sage are currently offering free full-text access to 24 journals for two months until the 31st December 2008! All you have to do is register here. Once registered, you will have full-text online access to these titles! You can browse abstracts, perform quick or advanced keyword searches, and download full-text articles.
Library Training Room (114 – upstairs in library)
· Monday, November 17th, 5 to 6 pm
· Thursday, November 20th, 12 to 1 pm
· Monday, November 24th, 5 to 6 pm
In the library there is an exhibition of research done by staff and students to inspire you.
Plus a great range of free lectures by ITT staff are being held in the public library over the coming days.
For more information on Halloween events around Dublin go to:
See the attached link for more information about the festival.
Have you got an interest in post graduate research theses material?
The library offers enhanced loan and study facilities to postgraduate students and researchers.
Library services include online databases, journals, subject librarians, subject specific online resources, inter-library loans and information literacy sessions
As part of the postgraduate induction process, the library will be scheduling detailed information skills sessions for postgraduate students over the coming weeks.
There are new printing and photocopying facilities available in the library.
For any issues regarding printing or photocopying, please contact the Reprographics centre at ext. 2394 or by email at ReprographicsCentre@ittdublin.ie
The self service can be used to both issue and return library books.
Just insert your card into the slot in the machine and follow the on screen demonstration.
Every week new topics will be posted about library events, resources and services.
We need your feedback to help us improve our services.
Just click on 'comments' below to tell us what you think.
Library tours can be arranged at the beginning of each semester (From 09 Sept to 13 Oct ).
Tours normally take approximately 10-15 minutes and numbers are limited to 12 per group, one weeks notice will normally be required in advanced.
To arrange for a tour, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or extension 2141
The thesis collection has been enlarged and our selection of dvds and fiction have grown.
So have a look around the library and maybe check out a dvd.
If you have any questions, leave us a comment below.
Well some of them attended the IIUG Conference 2008 in University College Cork in July, and as you can see from the photo on the right managed to have an enjoyable time. However, there was serious business to be done too as the staff attended a number of lectures, workshops and trade stands on the UCC campus.
IIUG stands for Irish Innovative Users' Group. Members of the group come from all over Ireland and are users of the library software system Millennium designed by US company Innovative Interfaces. In photo from left to right representing ITT Dublin are: Melody Chinenyanga, Loretta Cowan, Niamh Walker-Headon and IIUG committee member Frank Hodgins.
Many of the movies that have come out in the last few years have been comic book adaptions- from cult comic "Sin City" to gangster comic "Road to Perdition".
When did comics and graphic novels become mainstream?
If you are interested in the answer to this question you might want to check out an online journal the library has:
Interdisciplinary Comics Studies
For a short history of graphic novels check out
It’s a week long celebration of who we are and where we’ve come from.
There is something taking place in every county and most activities are free of charge or offer great value for money.
From fairs, night-time bat walks, wildlife tours and lectures to music recitals, historical re-enactments, and outdoor activities, there seems to be something for everyone.
So check out http://www.heritageweek.ie/
to see what's on near you.
However LibraryThing is much more than just a personal bookself- you can add tags to your books, you can find recommendations for new books to read based on what you like, you can chat to others who share your tastes and you can join in discussions about your favourite books...or the ones you hate!
Life is a Beach!
George's Dock has been transformed into Dublin's first Urban Beach. This tropical oasis is home to sizzling summer activities for the whole family. Complete with beach cabins, showers, lounge chairs, beach umbrellas, and a refreshment beach hut, the beach has daily activities to suit everyone's fancy. Click on the title above to find out about the various activities which will be taking place.
The library will be closed on the 10th and 11th of July to faciliate staff training. We apologise for any inconvenience. All online services, including access to e-journals and exam papers will remain in place.
Please note that you can renew items on loan using My Account. Just log on and follow the instructions.
FAME provides information on 3.6 million companies in the UK and Rep. of Ireland including company accounts, ratios, activities, ownership and management for the largest 2.6 million UK and Irish companies, summary information for a further 1 million smaller businesses.
While some of the rumors panned out the new handset will offer full GPS. Other rumors, like the addition of a 32GB model, fizzled.
Read more on CNN
Well, it's your lucky day.
The library has a free trial to articles from the American Psychological Association until the middle of August.
So check it out and tell us what you think of it.