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The Library welcomes opportunities to advance our Digital Scholarship Enablement Strategy. Our areas of contribution include content, technology, infrastructure, partnership and the practice-based expertise in our team.


Digital Scholarship News

Digital Scholarship – an Irish and Galway context

Fri, 29 Jul 2022 14:56:00 +0000
Digital Scholarship is an umbrella term for modern scholarship using digital methods, tools, or approaches. It is used to define a set of functions and services that enable newer forms of scholarship in universities, cultural institutions, and other research institutions. This is often within the digital arena and can encompass: library focused research enablement, open publishing, digital

Minute Books of Galway Town Commissioners (1890-1909)

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 10:45:00 +0000
The NUI Galway Library is digitising volumes of Galway Corporation Records. Galway Corporation Records feature minute books, statutes, laws, and the different corporation records taken in Galway since the 1400s. Digitising these records shows us what decisions and laws have shaped Galway and gives insight into how Galway has formed into the place it is today.This blog post is about the Minute

Service of the Month : Archives and Special Collections

Wed, 09 Feb 2022 11:45:00 +0000
Service of the Month - Special CollectionsWhat material is in Special Collections?Special Collections is the section of the Library which looks after old and rare printed books as well as material in different formats such as maps and newspapers. These collections are accessed in the Archives & Special Collections Reading Room (alongside the Archives Service - see below). None of the material in