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Manon van Alphen

Library & Information Systems

Manon holds a Masters in Library Science (UCD); BSc Hon in Digital Technology, Design & Innovation (TU Dublin); BCIM in Media, Information and Communication (Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, NL). As Head of Library, Information Systems and Enhancement, she is the administrator of Moodle, Turnitin, EBSCO Online Databases and Office365.

She organizes masterclasses on referencing, plagiarism and effective search strategies as well as teaches the modules Research Proposal and Research Methodology.  Manon is a familiar face for those using the library in the basement of 7 Belvedere Place.

Previously Manon was senior associate at an American human resources consulting firm. As Global Digital Marketing Consultant she specialized in web metrics and online education.

Outside Dorset College Manon is a volunteer for both Making Connections (non-profit organisation to alleviate loneliness and isolation of elderly in South Dublin) and Rathmore Youth Club (Cookery club for girls in Clontarf).

Since October 2019 she is owned by kitten Ebony, who likes to do endless games of fetch and is an excellent goalkeeper!!

Job Title:
Head of Library, Information System and Enhancement