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Independent College Dublin: Home

Resources for planning and reflecting

Welcome to the Library Online! 

Welcome to the library homepage. The library is the portal to access information resources for students and staff at Independent CollegeInternational House Dublin, and PAI. These resources include books, eBooks, databases, journals, news articles, and videos. The online resources are available 24/7 on or off-campus.

Learners can access study and research guides designed to assist them in assignment writing and project planning. Information and tips on referencing and citation, and Turnitin also feature. Enjoy exploring the resources provided to you!

Study spaces and some computers are available for individuals at the library. Study rooms can be booked for pairwork and groups. 


Opening Hours

Mon - Fri: 9 am - 1pm; 2 pm - 5:00 pm

(1 pm -2 pm lunch hour - library service desk may be unattended) 

Saturday, Sunday: Closed 

Note: The library may be open later leading up to and during exam times. Look for signs posted on campus and online with updated hours. 

Contact Info

Library, Room 206
Independent College / International House,
Block B, The Steelworks, Dublin, D01 XX97

+353 (0)18773921

Quick Access Resource Links

OpenAthens: Access our e-resources/digital library through this single-sign-on portal anywhere with a WiFi connection.

Open Athens will give you access to our EBSCO databases, Sage Research Methods, VLeBooks, and Westlaw legal databases.  

EBSCO & EBSCO Discovery Service: This is the college's main research database granting access to many thousands of information resources including eBooks and journal articles. 

EDS allows users to search both our physical and e-resources from one search tool (Accessed via OPEN ATHENS).

Catalogue: Search the library's physical collection ONLY using our Liberty system.

Moodle Library page: The home of the library via Moodle. Access research and study guides, instructional videos and more.