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 online and remote access to the Library, as well as on-campus study spaces and services. If you are not a student or staff member of NUI Galway, you can find out how to access the Library here.
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.
My Library Account
Your campus account username and password, i.e. what you use to log on to the University network, allows you to log into your Library account.
Your Library account allows you to:
- Place a hold on a book that is on loan to someone else or held in the Closed Access/Basement.
- Check how many books you have on loan and when they are due back
- Renew your books online
- Book a Group Study Room
- Search for journal articles
- Search Library databases
- Access e-journals from off-campus
- Request an Inter-Library Loan
Remember you must be signed into your account for any of the services above to work!