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The role of Subject Librarians


Academic support from the Library is provided by a team of Subject Librarians. Each member of the team has a specific responsibility to a faculty, school or centre. The team work closely with their designated schools to identify and meet the information needs of staff and students. They also:

  • Ensure schools are kept abreast of library policies, developments and activities.
  • Provide research advisory services to research students and staff.
  • Teach information skills as part of existing modules and programmes.
  • Provide research workshops for research students and staff.
  • Collaborate with academic colleagues to embed information skills into the curriculum.
  • Attend programme board meetings, are available to meet with student representatives and attend school staff meetings where appropriate.
Business Librarian
Business School
Ronan Cox

700 7352 / 8740

Education Librarian
  School of Arts Education & Movement
  School of Human Development
  School of Inclusive & Special Education
  School of Language, Literacy & Early Childhood Education
  School of Policy & Professional Practice
  School of STEM Education, Innovation & Global Studies
Sue Miller884 2172 (Cregan)
700 5210 (O'Reilly)
Engineering & Computing Librarian
School of Computing
  School of Electronic Engineering
  School of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering 
Ellen Breen700 5210ellen.breen@dcu.ie
Humanities & Social Sciences Librarian
  School of Applied Languages and Intercultural Studies
  School of Communications
  School of Law & Government    
Alex Kouker700 5206alexander.kouker@dcu.ie
Humanities & Social Sciences Librarian
  School of English
  Fiontar and Scoil na Gaeilge
  School of History & Geography
  School of Theology, Philosophy & Music
Victoria Smyth

700 8327 (O'Reilly)

884 2179 (Cregan)

Nursing Librarian
School of Nursing & Human Sciences
  School of Health & Human Performance
Celine Campbell700 5923celine.campbell@dcu.ie 
Open Education LibrarianEllen Breen700 5210ellen.breen@dcu.ie
Science Librarian
School of Biotechnology
  School of Chemical Sciences
  School of Mathematical Sciences
  School of Physical Sciences
Lisa Callaghan700 8247 lisa.callaghan@dcu.ie