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.
Special Collections & Archives Outreach
The Special Collections and Archives Service run a series of exhibitions throughout the year, usually featuring materials from the James Hardiman Library's Collections.We also act as a host site for exhibitions from other Irish libraries and archives, notably the National Library of Ireland.
As part of our Outreach services, we have digitised some of our archival collections, with a view to widening access to these valuable resources:
Staff in Special Collections and Archives are also available to participate in seminars and to speak to local historical groups, especially on topics relating to family and local history.
Please contact us if you are interested in any of these outreach email@example.com