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Working Remotely with NCI Library: Home

While the library cannot currently offer face to face services during the college COVID-19 closure, all other library services are operating as normal. You can continue to access the library's online resources and receive assistance vial LibChat or email. Library email:

Any fines accrued on books over the college closure will be waived.

You can access NCI Library's ebook collection by searching through the library's ebook databases. You can also use the library catalogue, there will be a green button under the details on the book record page. Or you can find our EBSCO eBook Business and PsycBOOKS collections when you do a search in Discovery.
If you need help with using the ebook platforms, have a look at our user guides.

You can find online resources on a particular subject or course though the library's Subject Guides. We have designed these to help identify any databases, journals, ebooks and external websites that are relevant to your subject or course.

Need help with referencing? Have a look at our online Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism guide or see the guides below:

Discovery is NCI Library's search engine where you can search through many of the library's online resources simultaneously. These resources include good quality academic journal articles, conference proceedings, ebooks and more. 

For more information on how to use Discovery see our guide.

Access a soft copy of the NCI Project Cover Sheet below.



For Quick Queries:

Phone Us:
+353 01 4498645 +353 01 4498733
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Located in the centre of the NCI Library
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Communications from the Library: Please note all communications from the library, concerning renewal of books, overdue books and reservations will be sent to your NCI student email account.