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

Online resources

For questions on online resources, please see our FAQs or contact us. See also Trinity College Library.

Find books, journal titles, etc

Library catalogue (within DDUH only)

Find books, journal titles, thesis, reports and audiovisual resources. View your loans, renew and request items here. Access within Dublin Dental University Hospital only.

Access e-journals and e-books (Athens login required for access from outside of DDUH). Lists also DDUH Library print journal holdings.
Forgotten your Athens password? For all other Athens login queries, please contact

E-books (by subject)
E-books (by author)
E-books (by title)

Ebook guide The above links include all of our e-books. You can also access the majority of our e-books via Dawsonera e-books.

Access e-books with your Athens log in. Forgotten your Athens password? For all other Athens login queries, please contact

Find journal articles

PubMed@DDUH (includes links to DDUH subscribed journals) PubMed Guide

Find medical and dental journal articles. Access from anywhere.

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.

Cochrane Library

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

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.