DCU Library

Subject Librarians

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 LibrarianJack Hyland700
Education LibrarianSue Miller700
Engineering & Computing LibrarianEllen Breen700
Fiontar & Scoil na Gaeilge LibrarianJack Hyland700
Humanities & Social Sciences Librarian     Victoria Smyth700 
Nursing LibrarianCeline Campbell700 
Open Education LibrarianEllen Breen700
Science LibrarianLisa Callaghan700 8247