EMERALD DATABASE DOWNTIME ALERT for Tuesday 6th June...


Essential maintenance is taking place on Emerald’s research platform, Emerald Insight, and is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 6 June 2017 beginning at 08:00 GMT - lasting for up to 12 hours.
During this time, the site will be placed into ‘read-only’ mode, making the following functionality unavailable for the duration of the upgrade:
Activating access tokens
Adding publications as favourites
Alert subscriptions
Any changes to ‘My Account’ and ‘Institutional Account’
E-commerce
Registration
Search.
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Welcome to Leaving Cert Students Studying in IT Tallaght Library

We extend a big welcome to the Leaving Certificate Students who have signed up for study in IT Tallaght library from Monday 22nd May until Friday 23rd June 2017.
We wish you good luck with your exams.

For full details see:  Leaving Certificate Study Programme

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Summer reading from LibraryReads


If you are in need of some reading suggestions for summer then check out LibraryReads list of fiction suggestions for June 2017, including Anthony Horowitz "Magpie Murders" and many more......







Library Opening Hours during the Summer

The Library is open throughout the Summer!
From Monday 22nd May 2017

MONDAY  - FRIDAY 
09:15 - 17:00

Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays.

You can renew your loans online at Renew my loans

For full details of library hours, events and exhibitions go to:



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Scheduled Update of Taylor and Francis Online May 22nd


Please be advised that some features on Taylor & Francis Online will be unavailable on May 22nd, from 03.30am to 18.30pm GMT. This is due to a scheduled update to the platform.

Connecting Google Scholar to your Library Resources

If you use Google Scholar, you can set it up to recognise articles that we have access to here in the library. Then you can click on the library link to the article and log in to access it using your library account. 

To set this up:
1.       Log into your Google Account
2.       Log into your Library Account
3.       Go to scholar.google.com
4.       Click on settings on the home page
5.       Select Library Links from the navigation menu on the left
6.       Search for Library IT Tallaght
7.       Tick the box beside Library IT Tallaght
8.       Click Save
9.       You can now search with our subscriptions activated in your results

(tip- We recommend that you log into that library before you begin a session of searching on Google to avoid having to log in later. ) 

Please note if you have set this up previously you need to do this again and select the new Library IT Tallaght entry.

To make this process clearer we have created a very short video of how to do this: 




XTRA Library Hours on Friday 12th and 19th May 2017 until 8pm....

The library has extended its hours on FRIDAY 12th and 19th May from 8am - 8pm.
Desk service on Friday is from 10am until 5pm.
Desk service Monday - Thursday is  10am - 8pm.

Library Hours
Monday - Friday 8am - 8pm
Saturday  10am - 5pm
Closed Sunday
For full details of all library hours, events and exhibitions go to:
Library Hours
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Library is a SILENT STUDY ZONE from Mon 8th May until end of exams...


From Monday 8th May all areas of the library with the exception of the group study area off the mezzanine will be SILENT study space until exams have finished.

Please respect the rights of others to concentrate and study while in the library.
We appreciate your co-operation in this and wish you every success in your exams.
from The Library Team

LIBRARY HOURS
 From Monday 8th to Saturday 20th May 2017
Monday - Friday 8am - 8pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm

Please note we are open until 8pm on Friday 12th and 19th May

For full details of  library opening hours go to:
Library Opening Hours
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Library Hours Tuesday 2nd May to Saturday 6th May...


LIBRARY HOURS
Tuesday 2nd  - Thursday 4th May:  08:00 - 20:00
Friday 5th May:  08:00 - 17:00

Saturday 6th May: 10:00 - 17:00

For a all library hours, events and exhibitions see:
Library Hours
You can renew borrowed items here
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Leaving Cert Study Programme at the library 22nd May-23 June 2017




Institute of Technology Tallaght Library is delighted to continue the Leaving Certificate Study Programme for 2017 aimed at providing current Leaving Certificate Students with a quiet, comfortable, academic environment in which to study, as they prepare for the state examinations in June.

The Leaving Certificate Student Study Programme at IT Tallaght will run from 22nd May until 23rd June 2017. This access scheme offers the resources of the Institute Library to the pre-examination students for consultation and study, and is open to any Leaving Certificate student

Registration for this service is now open. Pre-registration is advised and this can be arranged by students completing the attached application forms [including school stamp] and returning these to the library. The forms are also available to download from our website .

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Library Hours Mon 24 April - Tuesday 2nd May...


LIBRARY HOURS
Monday - Thursday 8am - 8pm
Friday 8am - 5pm

Closed Saturday 29th April
Closed Monday 1st May for May Bank Holiday

Re-open Tuesday 2nd May 8am - 8pm

For all library hours, events and exhibitions go to:
Library Hours

You can renew borrowed items here
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Library open Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9.15am - 5pm

Library hours from Tuesday 18th April to Saturday 22nd April 2017

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9.15 - 5pm
Saturday 22nd April Closed

For full details of all library hours, events and exhibitons go to:


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LIBRARY HOURS Out of Term....



Out of Term Hours

Saturday 8th April Closed

Monday 10th  - Thursday 13th April    09:15 - 17:00

Friday 14th - Monday 17th April Closed for Easter

   Re-open Tuesday 18th April             09:15 - 17:00

For full details of opening hours, events and exhibitions see: LIBRARY HOURS

Library staff wish everyone a very Happy Easter
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Library Find IT search has changed


We have made some changes to the Find IT search.


On the new search results page, when you search for print and online materials, you will notice that there are more options on the left hand column to refine your search, including Publisher, Publication, Geography, and the database the result is coming from (for example, ScienceDirect, Sage, Academic OneFile).

Check out the following short video clip to figure out Find IT in 5 minutes.




The library hopes that this change improves the library service and makes it easier for you to locate the right materials for your research.

As always the library staff are available to answer any queries that you may have about these changes. 





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SAGE Premier - New Database!

The Library has acquired a new Database called SAGE Premier 

  • SAGE Premier searches all disciplines - Business, Engineering, Humanities, Science, Social Sciences, Technology and Medicine
  • Full text access to more than 870 peer-reviewed journals (over 700,000 articles)
  • High Impact - 56% of the content is ranked in the 2015 Journal Citation Reports
  • Scholarly and Professional - research published in partnership with over 350 key societies
  • Archives access back to 1999 where available
  • Go to Databases A-Z  and start searching this fantastic resource!
    You will need your library PIN to login

Library closed on Friday 17th March and Saturday 18th March

Happy St. Patrick's Day

The library is closed on St. Patrick's Day  Friday 17th March
and 
Saturday 18th March Closed

We re-open on Monday 20th March 8am-8pm


SATURDAY 25th MARCH we are OPEN from 10am - 5pm

For all details of opening hours, exhibitions and events go to:Library Hours
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Library Saturday Openings from 11th March..

The library will commence Saturday opening at 10am - 5pm on the following Saturdays from 11th March 

March: Saturday 11th and 25th
We will not open on Saturday 18th March due to the St. Patrick's Day Bank Holiday Weekend.

April: Saturday 1st

May: Saturday 6th, 13th and 20th

For full details of all library hours, exhibitions and events go to: Library Hours
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Taylor & Francis Database-downtime due to scheduled maintenance Wed 25th-Thursday 27th Jan


Taylor & Francis Online will be unavailable from Wednesday 25th January (23:00 GMT) to Thursday 26th January (03:00 GMT).
This is due to scheduled database maintenance. Maintenance is anticipated to take four hours.
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Library Hours from Monday 23 January...


MONDAY - THURSDAY
08:00 - 20:00

FRIDAY 08:00 - 17:00
Closed Saturdays
Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays
For full details of library hours, exhibitions and events go to:

LIBRARY HOURS


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Library Hours Monday 16 - Monday 23 January 2017...

Out of Term
Monday 16 January - Friday 20 January
9.15am - 5pm
Closed Saturday and Sunday

From Monday 23 January normal term time hours resume
Monday - Thursday 8am - 8pm
Friday 8am - 5pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays.
You can renew borrowed items online RENEW
For full details of opening hours, events and exhibitions go to: Library Hours

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Library is silent zone from Tues 3 January until end of exams..



From Tuesday 3rd January all areas of the library with the exception of the group study area off the mezzanine will be SILENT study space until exams have finished.

Please respect the rights of others to concentrate and study while in the library.
We appreciate your co-operation in this and wish you every success in your exams.
from The Library Team

LIBRARY HOURS
 From Tuesday 3rd to Saturday 14th January 2016
Monday - Friday 8am - 8pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm

Please note we are open until 8pm on Friday 6th and 13th January

To study past exam papers click onto Past Exam Papers
You will need your library PIN to access past exam papers.

For full details of  library opening hours go to:
Library Opening Hours
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