Databases, eBooks, Theses and Repositories


Current trial databases are available until 1st June 2018.
They can be accessed on-campus or off-campus; however, you will need to login if you're off-campus. When prompted, students should login using their student number and network password. Staff should login using their name and network password.
Any queries can be directed to: libraryinfo@itb.ie


Sage Research Methods

Research methods are systematic tools used to conduct research. They are essential tools of the researcher's craft, and increasingly represent core transferable skills for students entering the workplace, where the proven ability to understand statistics or read or conduct a survey are vital business attributes. Includes Sage Cases: learn stories of real research; Sage Datasets: master data analysis with hands-on practice; Sage Video: bring research methods and statistics to life; and Sage Practical Academic and Research Skills: support on key areas such as writing a research proposal, securing ethical approval, project management, writing for publication etc.
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Subscribed databases can be accessed on-campus or off-campus; however, you will need to login if you're off-campus. When prompted, students should login using their student number and network password. Staff should login using their name and network password.
Any queries can be directed to: libraryinfo@itb.ie


Academic Search Complete

A multidisciplinary database containing indexing and abstracts for more than 8,300 journals with full text for more than 4,500 of those titles. Backfiles to 1975 or earlier available for well over one hundred titles. Full text coverage in engineering, language and linguistics, mathematics, philosophy, physics, psychology, religion and theology, plus others.
On-campus access
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Business Source Complete

This is a business research database, and includes more than 2,300 full text journals with backfiles to 1965, and searchable cited references back to 1998. It covers marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Additional full text, non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analysis.
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Emerald Fulltext

This database provides full text access to journals in the subject areas of Management, Engineering, Business, Human Resources, Organisation, Information & Knowledge, Marketing, Logistics, Health and Social Care
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Greenfile

This is a database of scholarly and general interest titles, government documents and reports, focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. Topics range from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Contains abstracts and indices of more than 600 titles and full-text of more than 4,600 records
On-campus access
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IEEE Xplore Digital Library

This database provides access to high quality technical literature in engineering and technology. Full-text documents are available from 1988 to date, with select content and abstracts back to 1893. This includes IEEE journals, transactions and magazines, conference proceedings and standards, and IET journals and conference proceedings
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Infotrac Onefile

Contains news and articles on a wide range of topics including business, computing, current events, economics, education, humanities, law, politics, science, social science, sports and technology
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LISTA

Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts indexes over 600 journals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. The database covers librarianship, classification, cataloguing, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, plus other areas
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Marketline Advantage

Profiling all major companies, industries and geographies, MarketLine is one of the most prolific publishers of business information today. Content is produced by an internal team of analysts, drawing on primary and secondary research and prepared under an established methodology that’s been tried and tested over 10 years
On-campus access
For off-campus access to Marketline, please click on the on-campus link above. Click on the Shibboleth icon. Scroll to the bottom of the list and select Institute of Technology Blanchardstown. Then login using your student number and network password.


New! Open Dissertations

Created from a collaboration between EBSCO and BiblioLabs, EBSCO Open Dissertations™ is a new, free electronic theses and dissertations database offering access to more than 800,000 ETDs.
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Regional Business News

This is a supplemental database to Business Source Premier (above). With daily updates, it provides comprehensive full text for regional business publications (including titles from Crain Communications). Please note this is regional business news from the U.S. and not Europe
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ScienceDirect

This database is a source of scientific, technical and medical information. It covers many subjects including science and social science, humanities, horticulture, business, mathematics and engineering. It provides access to over 2,400 peer-reviewed academic journals and allows searching of over 6.75 million articles
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SPORTDiscus

A comprehensive database providing full-text journal articles on sport and sports medicine. Also contains full-text book chapters, books and conference proceedings. Subject areas covered include: biomechanics, drugs, exercise, kinesiology, movement science, nutrition, occupational health and therapy, physical fitness, physical therapy, rehabilitation, sports and exercise psychology, coaching and education, and sports medicine. Full-text coverage dating back to 1985
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Teacher Reference Center

Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators
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Teacher's TV

Teachers TV from Education in Video provides access to all 3,530 globally-acclaimed instructional videos produced in 2008 by the United Kingdom's Department of Education to train and develop teachers' skills through demonstrations and commentary by teachers, administrators, and other educational experts.
Disciplines include: teaching methods, curriculum, teacher training, elementary and early education, secondary education, school administration, technology in education, diversity in education, educational psychology, special education, school safety, gifted and talented education, advanced education and many more.

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UK/Eire Reference Center

Combines British & Irish sources (including: magazines, newspapers, and reference books) with international sources to create a collection of full-text research publications. Coverage includes publications such as Economist, New Statesman, PC Magazine, National Geographic, and many more. Newspaper coverage includes full text of publications such as The Times (London), The Sun, The Daily Mail, The Birmingham Post, Irish Times, etc. Reference book full text coverage includes: The Encyclopedia of Britain, The Columbia Encyclopedia, and many others. In addition, this database provides thousands of photos, maps and flags
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