Library Services FAQs

Can I renew my books from outside the DDUH?

Go to the library catalogue and login. If you do not know your login, use the forgotten password facility. Your username is your DDUH email. Alternatively e-mail or phone 6127205 to renew your books.

Can I access PubMed from outside the DDUH?

PubMed is a free resource and can be accessed from anywhere. If you follow the link from our web-site, DDUH link icons display for articles available through us. You will be asked for your Athens login to access articles.

How can I access electronic journals from outside the DDUH?

Go to the Library Catalogue or the journal link and login with your Athens login. Please note that individual titles may need additional logins/passwords. See links for further information.

Can I access e-books from outside the DDUH?

You can access e-books from anywhere with your Athens login. Follow the E-book link from our web-site.

What is Athens?

Athens is an authentication system that identifies you as being a member of the Dublin Dental University Hospital. It allows you to access our resources from anywhere. It does not allow you access to resources, we have not subscribed to.

What is the Cochrane Library ?

The Cochrane Library’s main focus are the full-text Cochrane systematic reviews. The Cochrane Library also provides references and abstracts for other systematic reviews, clinical trials, methodology studies, technology assessments and economic evaluations.