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Library commences exam campaign

UCD Libraries are extremely busy at present, at an earlier point in the pre-exam schedule than in recent years.  The James Joyce Library is seeing some 1,600 visitors on some days and as well as creating a very real danger of opportunistic theft, we are receiving considerable levels of user complaints about students leaving their belongings at a study space but vacating the Library for long periods of time. 35 more words

Learning Support

At the heart of Westside School teaching: helping each student achieve their very best

As Westside School continues to grow and expand, the diversity of our learners continues to broaden. Where some things may come naturally to one student, they may be challenging to another.   386 more words

Lower School

Short learning tip videos – teaching idioms

Are you on top of the world? Or under the weather? Learners are often interested in idioms, so we’ve prepared a series of fun 1-minute learning videos that can be set as homework, or given to fast finishers in class. 6 more words


Why do parents want private tuition for their children?

A Guardian article last Sunday stated that ‘parents are ever more addicted to hiring tutors to help their children succeed’. It also raised concerns about children struggling under the weight of their parents’ expectations whilst cramming for entrance exams. 318 more words

Private Tuition London

New Student Orientation Review 2015

A brief summary from Jennifer Collery, our Orientation Leader for 2015

Orientation for UCD Library means welcoming all the new students in as many ways as we can. 339 more words

Learning Support

UCD Library – a decade of training the UCD Community in EndNote

Managing your references with EndNote in University College Dublin.

by Diarmuid Stokes, EndNote Co-Ordinator UCD Library

Are you tired of having to manually create reference lists for your article or thesis? 400 more words

Learning Support

Maths Support Centre Now Open in Library Link 1!

The Maths Support Centre is now open in the James Joyce Library! Drop in sessions are available to all students needing help with maths and statistics. 24 more words

Learning Support