The Library provides access to all sorts of information resources to support your learning and research. You can search all of the library's collections through the Library Catalogue, or get more information on each type of information resource and how it might be useful to your studies below.
- Using the Library
Find your way
Learn more about the Library as a physical place, find top tips and answers to frequently asked questions (FAQ), find out about the study spaces and services available in the Main, Medical and Nursing & Midwifery Libraries, and if you are not a student or staff member of NUI Galway, you can find out here how to access the Library.
We're here to help
Library staff provide support, help, and training to enable you to get to grips with the literature of your subject and the Library's resources. We have staff with expertise on information resources in your subject area.
- Digital Scholarship
The Library welcomes opportunities to advance our Digital Scholarship. Our areas of contribution include content, technology, infrastructure, partnership and the practice-based expertise in our team.
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Request for Training
We provide many training events that will help you to find the information you need more efficiently and effectively. See a full list of upcoming training events. Please also see the Online Training that we provide.
If you would like training on some aspect of library or information skills that is not featured in our scheduled events or online training, or if you are a member of academic staff, and would like to organise training for a class, please create a ticket on the ISS Ticketing System under the following heading:
02.Library Services ->Academic Skills -> Training Request
Further instructions on this can be found on the Academic Skills Contact Us page on the NUIG Library Guides