IReL - Irish Research eLibrary
This site provides information on the Content of the Irish Research eLibrary initiative, as well as background, history, membership and latest news.
While this site can facilitate links to publishers' websites, the normal access point for fulltext access to journals and databases is via your own library's website.
Important changes to LION from 2nd June 2014
On 2nd June 2014, ProQuest will deploy Phase 2 of the new LION. This will result in a number of changes to New LION that will benefit administrators behind-the-scenes as well as streamline the research process for end-users.
Now available: American Museum of Natural History
Artstor Digital Library and the American Museum of Natural History have released 1,700 images of objects from the Museum’s Division of Anthropology and historical photographs from the Research Library’s Photo Archive.
Zentralblatt MATH (zbMATH) is the world’s most comprehensive and longest running abstracting and reviewing service in pure and applied mathematics. It is produced by the Berlin office of FIZ Karlsruhe – Leibniz Institute for Information Infrastructure GmbH (FIZ Karlsruhe). Editors are the European Mathematical Society (EMS), FIZ Karlsruhe, and the Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities. zbMATH is published by Springer.
The zbMATH database contains more than 3 million bibliographic entries with reviews or abstracts currently drawn from more than 3,000 journals and serials, and 170,000 books. The coverage starts in 1826 and is complete from 1868 to the present by the integration of the “Jahrbuch über die Fortschritte der Mathematik” database.
About 7,000 active expert reviewers from all over the world contribute reviews to zbMATH.
An initiative of the IUA Librarians
The IReL service has been a key element in transforming the landscape for scientific research in Ireland.
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Dr Ray O'Neill, Dean of Research and Graduate Studies, NUI Maynooth