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.
DVDs and Audio
DVDs & Audio
The Library has a small collection of audio-visual resources including DVDs, CDs and audio tapes.
One item can be borrowed at a time for a 24 hour loan period. Please note that fines of two euro per day are charged for overdue material.
To find audio-visual resources: search the library catalogue by title or keyword and select 'audio-visual' under 'Refine My Results'.
The DVD collection is located on Floor 1. Users should bring the DVD cover to the Library & IT Desk on the ground floor to borrow a DVD. Please note there is a TV and DVD player located in the Microfilm Room on the ground floor of the main library if viewing facilities are required.
CDs and audio tapes are located in the Library’s Basement Store. Audio visual items held in the Basement can be requested online via the Library Catalogue or by completing a request form available from the Library & IT Desk.
Can't find what you're looking for?
If the item you require is not on the shelf as indicated on the Library catalogue, please complete a request form available from the Library & IT Desk.
If the Library does not have a copy of the resource you need, please feel free to suggest a title(s) for purchase.