Library Services

Welcome to Dublin Dental University Hospital Library

DDUH Library has one of the largest collections of dental literature in Ireland. We provide services to DDUH students, DDUH staff and registered external members only. Practicing dental professionals wishing to access the library may apply for External Membership

TCD affiliated staff and students can also access resources at Trinity College Library.

View a list of New DDUH Research Publications.

Online resources

Library Catalogue

Guide to library catalogue: basic search

Guide to library catalogue: renew & reserve

Guide to library catalogue: advanced search

Find all library resources including books, e-books, journal titles, audio visual materials etc. To access your library account, renew or reserve items, please login or contact


Access e-journals and e-books (DDUH Athens login required). Lists also DDUH Library print journal holdings.

Athens Logins

DDUH staff and students can request an Athens Login for access to DDUH resources from If you have already an Athens login and have forgotten your password, please reset your password here 

Find journal articles

TCD affiliated staff and students can also access Embase, Scopus, Web of Science and many other databases via TCD

PubMed @ DDUH

Find medical and dental journal articles. Access from anywhere.

PubMed Guide

Cochrane Library

Find systematic reviews, clinical trials and more. Access from anywhere within Ireland.

Cochrane Library Guide

Semantic Scholar

Semantic Scholar is a free, AI-powered research tool for scientific literature. To access subscribed full-text articles, go to Sign in > Sign in with your Institution > Search for Dublin Dental University Hospital > Sign in with your OpenAthens login

Google Scholar

Searches across all disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books.

Google Scholar guide

Trip Database (Turning Research into Practice)

Clinical search engine to find high-quality research evidence to support practice and care. In addition to research evidence allows searching across other content types including images, videos, patient information leaflets, educational courses and news. Access from anywhere.

Find reports


Irish publications and reports. Lenus is the Irish health repository for the HSE. It contains reports, research and other Irish health publications produced by the Department of Health, the former Health Boards, the HSE, Irish hospitals and other Irish health organisations.

External library users

DDUH Library & Information Service offers an external membership scheme to practicing dental professionals. Interested individuals should contact the Librarian by phone (01 6127286) or e-mail for further information. Enquiries in person by appointment only.

Contact the Library

Library & Information Service, Dublin Dental University & Hospital, Lincoln Place, Dublin 2

Tel: (01) 6127205
Fax: (01) 6127251
E-mail -


Isabel Fleischmann
Tel: 6127286;
E-mail -

DDUH Library Opening Hours

For the Christmas period our opening hours are:

Until Friday, 9th December 2022

Monday – Thursday                                 09.00 – 19.30

Friday                                                          09.00 – 18.00

Weekends & Bank holidays closed

From, Monday, 12th – Tuesday, 20th December 2022

Monday – Friday                                     09.00 – 17.00

Weekends & Bank Holidays closed

DDUH Library will be closed from Wednesday, 21st December 2022 – Monday, 2nd January 2023. We will reopen on Tuesday, 3rd January 2023.