Category Archives: Academic

RIP Ulick O’Connor 1954–2019

Title: Writer and critic Ulick O’Connor dies aged 91 Publisher : RTE Online Source: https://www.rte.ie/culture/2019/1007/1081602-ulick-oconnor/ The Internet, Online, 15/10/2019 Sample Text: Writer, poet, historian and critic Ulick O’Connor has died at the age of 91. Born in Rathgar in Dublin … Continue reading

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Crazy Nursing Agency Fees

Why are don’t the HSE get more Human Resources staff and recruit graduating nurses themselves. It would take more people off the dole and they would have more control over the quality of staff they get. The HSE currently pays … Continue reading

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Harvard Publishes Living Better, Living Longer Report

  Title: Living Better, Living Longer Author: Harvard Medical School & Robert Schreiber, Harvard Publisher: Harvard Health Publishing Sample Text: With this Special Health Report, Living Better, Living Longer, you will learn the protective steps doctors recommend for keeping your mind … Continue reading

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Freelance Academic Writing Jobs

Academic Knowledge Writing Jobs Fit work into your life; don’t fit your life around work. With a smart dashboard and fantastic support, Academic Knowledge can help you break free from your desk. How Do I get the work? Bid for … Continue reading

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DigiLibraries – free eBooks

Free eBooks (Academic Titles Too) Title: DigiLibraries : The Best eBooks Library Author: DigiLibraries.com Source: http://digilibraries.com/ http://digilibraries.com/ The Internet, Online, 13/11/2017 Search By   Title, Author Or Subject Classified By Subject Antiques & Collectibles 13 Architecture 36 Art 47 Bibles 22 … Continue reading

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Read Free Online The Stories of Anton Chekhov

Title: Stories of Anton Chekhov Author: Anton Chekhov Free PDF Sample Of Book: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/creative/epub/harriman/2014/summer/anton_chekhov.pdf Free eBooks Online: http://manybooks.net/authors/chekhova.html Audio Books: https://archive.org/details/AntonChekhov-SelectedShortStories Also in Print Introduction by Richard Pevear Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky Paperback, 496 pages Publisher: Modern … Continue reading

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Quartz Article On SCI-HUB

The subscription fees charged by academic publishers have risen so high in recent years that even wealthy American universities have said they can’t afford them. When Harvard Library reported its subscription costs had reached $3.5 million per year in a … Continue reading

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An Interesting Article on Classic Research From Research Buzz. Read On…..

Google Scholar Blog: Classic Papers: Articles That Have Stood The Test of Time. “Scholarly research is often about the latest findings – the newest knowledge that our colleagues have gleaned from nature. Some articles buck this pattern and have impact … Continue reading

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Points System Changed

Title: New Common Sense Points Scale 2017 Author: CAO, Ireland Full Text & Source: http://www2.cao.ie/downloads/documents/NewCommonPointsScale2017.pdf Entry Points 2017 for courses Click to access NewCommonPointsScale2017.pdf 2017 ROUND 1 Cork Institute of Technology CR105 Chemical and Biopharmaceutical Engineering 443 CR106 Software Development … Continue reading

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Practice Driver Theory Test – Mocks.ie

Title: Driver Theory Test Questions Source:http://www.mocks.ie/Driver-Theory-Test Online, The Internet, 13/08/2017 Answer 50 questions and be graded Sample Text: What could happen if a driver parks on a footpath? They could get a parking ticket Pedestrians could be impeded  ✔ They … Continue reading

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Digitised Manuscripts hyperlinks Spring 2017

Title: Digitised Manuscripts hyperlinks Spring 2017 Author: Medieval Manuscripts Blog, British Library, UK Full Text & Source: http://blogs.bl.uk/digitisedmanuscripts/2017/04/digitised-manuscripts-hyperlinks-spring-2017.html The Internet, Online, 2/06/2017 Sample Text: From ancient papyri to a manuscript given by the future Queen Elizabeth I to King Henry VIII for New … Continue reading

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THE POEMS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

Title: William Shakespeare Poems Author: Linda Alchin Full Text & Source: http://www.william-shakespeare.info/william-shakespeare-poems.htm The Internet, Online, 20/07/2016 Sample Text: William Shakespeare is referred to as a Literary Genius and much of this praise is due to the wonderful words of his … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare Biography

Title:William Shakespeare Biography Author: eNotes Full Text & Source: http://www.enotes.com/topics/william-shakespeare The Internet, Online, 13/07/2016 Sample Text: It wasn’t his training: Shakespeare left school at age 15, and his contemporary Ben Johnson said Shakespeare had “little Latin and less Greek.” It … Continue reading

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Shakespeare’s Theater

Title: Shakespeare’s Theater Author: Folger Shakespeare Library Full Text & Source:http://www.folger.edu/shakespeares-theater The Internet, Online, 5/07/2016 Sample Text In Shakespeare’s time, a stage wasn’t just one type of space; plays had to be versatile. The same play might be produced in … Continue reading

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Evaluating Web Sites: Criteria and Tools

Title:Evaluating Web Sites: Criteria and Tools Author: Cornell University Library, USA Full Text & Source: https://olinuris.library.cornell.edu/ref/research/webeval.html The Internet, Online, 02/07/2016 Sample Text: Evaluation Criteria Author Date of Publication Edition or Revision Publisher Title of Journal Intended Audience Objective Reasoning Coverage … Continue reading

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Gender Equality Factsheet – University As Employer

Title: Gender Equality Factsheet Author:Ireland, NUI, Galway Full Text & Source: https://www.nuigalway.ie/media/nuigalwayie/content/files/aboutus/Gender-Equality-Factsheet-April-2015.pdf The Internet, Online, 30/06/2016 Sample Text NUI Galway is fully committed to achieving equality of opportunity for all staff, irrespective of their gender We are changing how we … Continue reading

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The Best Online Research Apps/Sites You’ve Never Heard Of

Title: The Best Online Research Apps/Sites You’ve Never Heard Of Author:Open Education Database (OEDb) Full Text & Source: http://oedb.org/ilibrarian/best-online-research-sites/ The Internet, Online, 24/06/2016 Sample Text: Artcyclopedia BioMedCentral Digital History FindArticles.com INFOMINE Internet History Sourcebooks The Internet Public Library Intute The … Continue reading

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Academic Index – Check It Out!

Search Additional Multidisciplinary Web Portals – Great Search Resource. This is a a selective metasearch engine accessing academic reference and research sites recommended by teachers, librarians and educational and library consortia. Title: Academic Research Index Author: Dr.Michael Bell, Texas Full … Continue reading

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Professional Reading for Librarians

Title:Professional Reading for Librarians Published By: Pinterest Full Text & Source: https://www.pinterest.com/peterals/professional-reading-for-librarians/ The Internet, Online, 30/05/2016 Sample Text: Visual Literacy for Libraries: A Practical, Standards-Based Guide – Books / Professional Development – Books for Academic Librarians – New Products – … Continue reading

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Top Ten Websites for Research

Title: Top Ten Websites for Research Author: John Brown University Library, USA Full Text & Source: http://www.jbu.edu/library/research/toptenweb/http://www.jbu.edu/library/research/toptenweb/ The Internet, Online, 25/05/2016 Sample Text: 1.Project Gutenberg, as the oldest producer of ebooks on the Internet, provides access to 16,000 titles. 2.Christian … Continue reading

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