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 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'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.
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.
Wed, 18 Nov 2020 10:35:00 +0000
Trial access to all Elsevier e-Books (29,989 titles) has been extended until 12th January 2021. A complete title list is available here.NOTE: Fulltext access is only available via the library catalogue. Please log in to http://www.library.nuigalway.ie/ and search for the Elsevier e-book you wish to access. We very much welcome feedback from staff and students on this trial of Elsevier e-Books. A
Wed, 11 Nov 2020 11:59:00 +0000
The Library requests that academic staff submit module reading lists via the Reading List Service for next semester by Friday December 4th.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
Fri, 16 Oct 2020 09:28:00 +0000
In order to expand access to core resources, the Library has taken out a one year subscription to Sage Catalyst, a major collection of Sage UK e-books. Sage Catalyst is a collection of 500 premium textbooks that covers a broad range of subject areas including:Business & ManagementGeographyResearch Methods, Social Work & Sociology Media & CommunicationPsychology & CounsellingPoliticsNursing,
Thu, 15 Oct 2020 17:49:00 +0000
Trial access to all Elsevier e-books is now available until 12th November 2020. This e-book collection consists of 29,989 titles. A complete title list is available here.NOTE: Fulltext access is only available via the library catalogue. Please log in to http://www.library.nuigalway.ie/ and search for the Elsevier e-book you wish to access. We would welcome your feedback on this trial of
Mon, 12 Oct 2020 10:05:00 +0000
Sage Knowledge Video Education is a streaming video collection. It contains 630+ videos comprising of over 120 hours of video. This subject collection was developed in partnership with leading academics and practitioners, to deliver educational and research-oriented video mapped to curricular needs. Sage Knowledge Video Education offers a practical view into a full range of teaching settings and
Mon, 14 Sep 2020 08:41:00 +0000
JOVE - Journal of Visualised Experiments is now available through the Library Catalogue. JOVE is a video library dedicated to teaching the practice and theory of scientific experiments across Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Clinical Skills and Psychology. NUI Galway users now have access to JOVE Science Education, JOVE Journals, JOVE Core and Lab