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.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 08:29:00 +0000
You are invited to attend this event in the Library on 17th January, 1200-1300. Speakers will include Conor Whelan, Young Hurler of the Year, 2017 Éamonn Ó Dochartaigh, Student Counselling, NUIG Lorcán Ó Maoileannaigh, SU President, NUIG Meet members of the winning Galway All Ireland Senior Hurling Team Have your photo taken with the Liam McCarthy cup & some of the Galway Team
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 13:44:00 +0000
The AWC: Student Performance, Retention, and Employability You are cordially invited to attend a seminar on the subject of the Academic Writing Centre and raising the standards of student writing at NUIG. The seminar will address the connection between academic writing and student performance, their ability to complete their chosen course of study, and their future career paths. The
Tue, 19 Dec 2017 22:08:00 +0000
Season's greetings to all from the Library Staff If you are planning on studying over the festive period the Library Reading Room at basement level will be open as follows: Saturday 23rd - Sunday 24th December 2017: 07.00 - midnight Monday 25th - Tuesday 26th December 2017: Closed Wednesday 27th - Sunday 31st December 2017: 07.00 - midnight Monday 1st January 2018: Closed
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:56:00 +0000
New Library Management SystemImportant Notice Due to the installation of a new Library Management System, the following Library services will be unavailable from Friday, 15 December, 1730 until Tuesday, 19 December, 0900: Library User Accounts Real-time information regarding items on loan or their availability Book circulation via Self Issue and High Use Books machines. Please note
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:27:00 +0000
There's currently a global problem for Westlaw UK which prevents people from accessing the resource from off-campus. While the issue is being fixed, we have a temporary workaround. Just look for Westlaw in the Library catalogue, and follow the instructions on the page that appears.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:52:00 +0000
James Hardiman Library invites you to Explore your Archive Wednesday 22nd November 11:30-13:00 (Bridge Room), Hardiman Research Building Four of NUIG Library Archivists will give a 10-minute talk (see below) and you will have an opportunity to view exhibits and ask questions. Tea/Coffee will be served from 11:30 Please book here Muintir na Tíre Periodical literature
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:09:00 +0000
The Library's reading list service is a one-stop teaching support service for academic staff.. When you use our system we will: prioritise your reading lists order required books/e-books request chapter and article digitisation provide direct linking to the list from Blackboard for your students. The reading lists dashboard feature shows how often lists have been accessed and
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:56:00 +0000
Muintir na Tíre have been involved in many initiatives and projects throughout its history. Some of the projects they have been involved in include rural electrification, building of community halls and centres, EEC Pilot Project for the Training of Trainers and The Tidy Towns competition. Further information on the many projects they have been involved in can be found here. Some of the files