Chat is offline

The Library strives to provide you with excellent and relevant collections to support the teaching, learning and research needs of the University.  All our collections are discoverable through the Library Catalogue and by logging in you will be linked seamlessly to online resources and guided to the location of physical resources.

Our Library guide has tips on accessing the Library catalogue and other online Library resources which you may find useful.

Latest News

Academic Staff - Ensure your Reading List resources are available for the new Semester

Tue, 06 Jul 2021 11:31:00 +0000
The Library requests that academic staff publish their module reading lists via the Reading List Service for Semester I by Friday August 6th.This will give us sufficient time to:review the reading listpurchase available e-bookspurchase print copies of new booksprocess the digitisation of requested chapters/articlescheck e-linksAll reading lists must be created and published using the Reading List

Recent Fiction from NUI Galway Graduates

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 10:51:00 +0000
While this year publishers' schedules are still being disrupted by the pandemic, it is always worthwhile to catchup on some amazing recent fiction from NUI Galway graduates. John Patrick McHugh's debut collection of stories, Pure Gold, set in Achill have been published to great acclaim. John has also secured a major UK publishing deal.Ryan Denis, who completed an MA in Writing and PhD at NUI

Siren Films: New Child Development Video Resource

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 16:15:00 +0000
The Library now has access to Siren Films : Child Development Video Based Training, a video clip collection for students and professionals in Early Childhood Studies.  This resource allows students to learn about child development in all its facets and to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to work with young children. It is particularly valuable in the current situation with restricted

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature: increased coverage

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 18:12:00 +0000
The coverage of RILM Abstracts of Music Literature database has now been increased. Previously coverage was from 1967-present but the publisher recently increased access to the higher version of RILM Abstracts of Music Literature. Coverage now begins in the early 19th century and extends to the present. Access to RILM Abstracts of Music Literature is available via the library catalogue. 

Gale Databases: Gaeilge language interface option now available

Fri, 29 Jan 2021 17:55:00 +0000
Gaeilge has been introduced as a language interface option within some of Gale's database platforms, including Gale Primary Sources.Enabling this feature is very simple: once you log into a Gale database from the library website, e.g. Archives Unbound the interface language can be changed by clicking on the language drop down menu choices in the upper righthand corner and selecting Gaeilge. Once

Victorian Britain and Ireland - Find out more!

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 13:01:00 +0000
 22 January 2021 marked the 120th anniversary of the death of Queen Victoria. The Library has many resources which our readers can use to find out more about life in the Victorian era in Ireland, Britain and around the world. The broad-ranging Cambridge Companion to Victorian culture could be a good starting point. It is available online through the library catalogue. Some details of the lives