Monday 26 November 2012

Saturday Opening in Cathal Brugha Street Library

To facilitate students studying for exams, DIT Cathal Brugha Street Library will be open from 10am to 5pm on the following Saturdays:

1 December
8 December
15 December
5 January
12 January

Please note that hours may change at short notice due to staff shortages. Please phone if you plan visiting the library on a Saturday.

To see the Saturday schedule for all of the DIT libraries click here.

Tuesday 20 November 2012

Two papers by Hospitality and Tourism academics in top three papers on Arrow@DIT

Festivals, events and tourism by Bernadette Quinn, and Study on Online Hotel Reservation Systems co-authored by Marc McDonald, are two of the top three papers downloaded in October 2012 from Arrow@DIT, the DIT's digital collection of research publications produced by researchers at DIT. In October alone there were 75,387 full-text downloads and 112 new submissions were posted. 

The most popular papers were: 
Festivals, events and tourism (Bernadette Quinn) (1271 downloads)
Learning Theories and Higher Education (Frank Ashworth et al) (964 downloads)
Study on Online Hotel Reservation Systems (Alleweldt, F.; Tonner, K.; and McDonald, Marc (788 downloads)

The most popular publications were:

ARROW@DIT now holds 4904 records, which have been downloaded a total of 1170236 times.

Tuesday 6 November 2012

Early Closing on Wednesday, November 7

Due to staff shortages, Cathal Brugha St Library will close at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, November 7.  Your nearest libraries are Mountjoy Square and Bolton Street.

The library will be open as normal for the rest of the week.

Apologies for any incovenience caused.