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Fiontar & Scoil Na Gaeilge Subject Page


My name is Jack Hyland and I am the subject librarian for staff and students in Fiontar & Scoil Na Gaeilge.

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions about the Library's resources and services or if you need advice on finding information for your work in DCU. If you'd like speak to me in the Library, you can ask for me at the Information Desk. I'm usually available 9.00am to 5.00pm weekdays, except Wednesdays when I work late from 1.45pm to 10.00pm

(01) 700 5206, jack.hyland@dcu.ie



Journal Databases


Business Source Complete: full-text access to nearly 1,700 peer-reviewed journals covering accounting, economics, finance, international business and management. Also includes full-text books, company profiles, country economic reports, market research reports, trade journals and business magazines. E-tutorials : Basic Searching | Advanced Search | Create Journal Alerts | Create Search Alerts

JSTOR is an archive of electronic journal articles in broad subject areas including economics, finance, population studies, sociology and statistics

For a full list of business journal databases see Business - E-Journals.


Academic Search Complete: full-text access to peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journals including communications and other disciplines. E-tutorials: Basic Searching | Advanced Search | Create Journal Alerts | Create Search Alerts

Communication and Mass Media Complete (CMMC): full-text access to 308 communications and mass media studies journals. CMMC is a merger of CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index.
E-tutorials: Basic Searching |  Advanced Search |  Create Journal Alerts |  Create Search Alerts

SAGE Journals Online: full-text access to media, journalism and communication journals such as including British Journalism ReviewwEuropean Journal of CommunicationGlobal Media &CommunicatioJournal of Creative Communicationsand Television & New Media.

For full list of Journalism journal databases, see Communications - Databases.


See Law & Government - Databases.


CSA Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: broad coverage of language and linguistic issues including language education. Indexes journals, books, etc.

JSTOR: is an archive of journal articles in "Langauage & Literature" and other disciplines.

Oxford Journals Online: journal articles from arts, humanities and social science including the following titles: Forum for Modern Languages StudiesSocial Science Japan Journal and British Journal of Aesthetics.

For full list, see Applied Language & Intercultural Studies - Databases.

General databases

Google Scholar: a simple way to search across all disciplines for scholarly literature including articles, theses, working and conference papers, and books.

NexisUK: extensive newspaper coverage, including many international business titles.

Scopus is one of the largest multi-disciplinary abstracting and indexing databases of research literature. It offers coverage of over 16,000 titles across all disciplines, with abstracts and citations data available from 1996.
E-tutorials | User Guide (PDF, 26 pages) | Searchable help guide

Web of Science: Abstracts of articles in top scholarly social sciences journals with links to full text where available. 


News databases

Irish Newspaper Archive is a database of digitised Irish newspapers, from 1763 issues of the Freeman's Journal to modern titles such as the Irish Independent and the Galway City Tribune.
NOTE: IE10 is recommended for viewing the archive.

Irish Times: The Irish Times current holdings, from 1995 right up to today

Irish Times Digital Archive a searchable full-text reproduction of all editions published by the Irish Times from 1859 to 2011. Click here for current online & print editions

Nexis UK: the Lexis-Nexis platform for news and business, containing full text access to thousands of newspapers and company, financial and market research data. E-tutorials | Database Guides.