Alexander is Research Services Librarian at DBS. His responsibilities include delivery of a range of research supports for academic staff and the management of the DBS institutional repository. He also plans, creates and delivers information skills training sessions. He is a perpetual student with a particular interest in digital cultural heritage. Alex founded the communal blog <a title="libfocus" href="http://www.libfocus.com" target="_self">libfocus.com</a>, with the support of other Irish librarians, which he co-edits and contributes to regularly.