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.
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- 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.
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
Wed, 04 Nov 2020 23:09:00 +0000
The Library has recently taken out a subscription to the Birds of the World database created by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. This resource brings together comprehensive, authoritative content from scholarly ornithology texts, sites, maps and images integrating all information into one central hub, including videos and audio clips of bird calls. Birds of the World is the one of the most
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 14:05:00 +0000
Trades and businesses in early 20th century Ireland This month, as many of our business are fighting hard to maintain their customers through online and take-way trading, we take a look at some of the businesses that existed in towns around Ireland on the eve of WWI. The Dublin, Leinster and Connaught Trades’ Directory was published in 1912, under the imprint of the Trades’ Directories company,
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
Fri, 02 Oct 2020 10:43:00 +0000
Please see the Update from Ovid:On 29 September, the NLM supplied us with an unexpected and unusually large set of replacements, containing 1.62 million records. As we start to implement this huge update over the next weeks, we want to inform you, as it may affect some saved searches, and AutoAlert result counts for Ovid MEDLINE. What does this mean for Ovid MEDLINE users? We expect the impact