The Library provides access to all sorts of information resources to support your learning and research. You can search all of our collections through the Library Catalogue, or learn more about different types of information resources below.
- Using the Library
Find your way
Find out about what Library services you can avail of, take our 360 degree Library tour and navigate your way around the Library. Each section includes a description of services available and allows you to become familiar with the Library before you visit us.
- We Can Help
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.
- 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.
- Open Scholarship
The Library supports the practice of research, education and knowledge exchange to enable open collaboration and learning.
University Printed Collections
Note on Abbreviations:
- QCG - Queen's College Galway (the name of the University from 1849-1908)
- UCG - University College Galway (the name of the University from 1908-1997)
- NUI Galway - National University of Ireland, Galway (the name of the University from 1997-present)
1893/4 to 1908/9
1915/6 to 1923/4
1926/7 to 1996/7
Reports of the President
|1849/50 to 1907/8||1909 to 1916
1935 to 1997
|1997/8 - 2003|
|Some from 1890s||1911 to 1997||Recent papers
Papers from 2003/4 to 2006/7
|QCG 1902 to 1908||
UCG Annual 1913/4 - 1936/7, 1946, 1957/8
|Ollscéala 1996 -|
Student and College Society Publications
Many of these are irregular publications. Please consult staff in the Special Collections Reading Room for assistance.