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.
The Library's policies inform the students and staff of the University what they can expect from Library services and collections. They inform our decision making in terms of building the collection and how we offer our services. Please use the links below or on the left to get information on specific Library policies, including our Customer Charter.QA237 Open Access to Research OutputsQA400 Data Protection PolicyQA509 Research Data Management PolicyQA801 Library Code of ConductQA802 Collections Strategy QA803 Library Customer CharterQA803a Cairt Chustaiméara Leabharlann QA804 Donations Policy
QA805 E-Resources Usage Policy
QA806 Work Experience/Employment Opportunities
QA807 Exhibiting at the NUIG Hardiman Research Building
QA807a Hardiman Research Building Exhibition Proposal Form
QA808 Library Complaints Procedure
QA810 Noise and Mobile Phone Policy
QA811 Policy on Children Accompanying NUIG Registered Library Users
QA814 Study Break Policy
QA815 Long Term Print Journal Archive PolicyQA816 Fines PolicyQA819 Archival Collections Acquisition PolicyQA819 Archival Collections Acquisition PolicyQA819 Archival Collections Acquisition Policy
QA816 Fines PolicyQA820 Self Service Charging Lockers PolicyQA821 Digital Preservation PolicyQA822 Accessing the Library
All P&Ps in use accross the University are available through the P&P Repository.