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.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:44:00 +0000
Oxford Bibliographies in Music combines the best features of a high-level encyclopedia and a traditional bibliography in a style tailored to meet the needs of today’s online researchers. Each article, written and reviewed by top scholars in the field, is rich with citations and annotations, expert recommendations, and narrative pathways to the most important works for virtually all areas of
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 14:57:00 +0000
Update: A fix was implemented by ISS overnight, and access to our e-resources has been restored. There is a small chance that your computer will appear to be denied access still. If this is the case, refresh your browser (Ctrl+F5) or clear out your browser cache and cookies, and this will restore access back to normal.Apologies once again for any inconvenience this might have caused you.
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 12:15:00 +0000
Access to The Waterloo Directory of Irish Newspapers and Periodicals, 1800-1900 is now available. This online bibliography lists 5,800 Irish newspapers and periodicals published during the nineteenth century. It contains a diverse range of Irish historical documents, including records for nationalist magazines and broadsheets, migrant newspapers, local almanacs, provincial newspapers,
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 13:45:00 +0000
Through the IReL consortium, the Library has now access to the back issues of over 1000 Springer Journals. These journals cover a range of disciplines and go back in many instances to the very first volume of the title. Subjects covered are from the following areas: Examples of journal titles with expanded coverage include: Archives of Virology Vol 1 1939- Astrophysics Vol 1 1965- The
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:30:00 +0000
Through the IReL consortium access to JSTOR Arts and Sciences XII Collection is now available. This new collection significantly expands JSTOR's coverage of the Social Sciences. JSTOR Arts and Sciences XII Collection contains 128 journals (540,006 articles) in the following subject areas: Education Law Political Science Psychology Social Work Sociology Asian Studies Criminology A
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 18:00:00 +0000
Kanopy is a video streaming collection providing access to over 20,000 films from more than 850 filmmakers. Kanopy's film collection covers all subject disciplines and includes documentaries, feature films, foreign language film, independent film, instructional film and more. Over 200+ new films are added every month.The Library's access to Kanopy is via a Patron Driven Acquisition
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 09:55:00 +0000