Thursday, March 15, 2018

Opening hours

We wish everyone a fun St Patrick's Day Weekend.  Please note that the library will be closed on Monday 19th March.

And these are our Easter Opening hours....

Monday, March 12, 2018

Are you doing a research project?

If so, we have a 3-month trial of a very useful database: SAGE Research Methods.  It is available on-campusoff-campus and via our database search engine.  If you are prompted to login, use your student number and network password.

One of the great features of SAGE Research Methods is the video section.  SAGE have created almost 1,000 videos with practical help for the research process.  For instance, this video is an Introduction to Questionnaire Design and it includes a video from an expert with practical guidance; a transcript and PDF of the content; links to related content; tools to list, cite, share on social media and more...

Questions?  Contact us at 

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Tired of forgetting your RefWorks password?

You can now login to RefWorks using your student number and network password!

If you already have a RefWorks account...
...then you will need to link your current RefWorks password with your ITB network account.  After that, you will be able to login using your existing RefWorks password or opt to login via your ITB network account.

(1) Start at the ITB Library homepage:  Click on RefWorks.

(2) Click on Use login from my Institution.

(3) Type Institute of Technology Blanchardstown and click on it in the drop-down menu.

(4) Login using your student number and network password.

(5)Type in your ITB email address and click on Check.

(6) If RefWorks recognises your email (i.e. you already have a RefWorks account), they will ask you to login using your RefWorks password.  This will link your existing account with your ITB network account.

(7) You are now logged in!  

Questions?  Email us at 

Monday, March 5, 2018