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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:04:05 PST

Need expert help? Gale Primary Sources Roadshow - Wednesday 01 February

The Gale Primary Sources Roadshow visits NUI, Galway on Wednesday 01 February 2017 from 1100-1500 in the Library Foyer. Experts from Gale publishing will be available to provide one-to-one content advice and assistance for any of Gale's primary source collections that the Library subscribes to. Students, researchers and academic staff are welcome to drop by anytime. The roadshow is a great

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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:04:49 PST

Seminar: "Archives in Research – Methods, Practice, Outcomes" 2 February - All Welcome

Archives in Research – Methods, Practice, Outcomes 2 February 2017 Venue: G010 - Moore Institute, Hardiman Research BuildingThe Archives service of the James Hardiman Library, NUI Galway are hosting a half-day seminar on the theme of 'Archives in Research'. The seminar will feature expert speakers in various academic fields who will showcase new research projects which are based on

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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:08:28 PST

Nick Hern Books - New Drama Online Collection

Nick Hern Books is a collection of 400 fulltext titles now available on Drama Online. Nick Hern Books is one of the UK’s leading specialist performing arts publishers, with a vast collection of plays, screenplays and theatre books in their catalogue. They also license most of their plays for amateur performance. This collection features important works from Jez Butterworth, Caryl

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