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.
|Brendan Duddy||Northern Ireland||1969-2009||Peace process, The Troubles, Hunger Strike||gerry, adams|
|Ritchie Pickow||Ireland||1952-1953||Jean Ritchie, George Pickow, ARAN Islands||dublin, garda, strawboys, ireland, currachs, macroom|
|Michael Maurice O'Shaughnessy||Engineering||1864-1934||Railroads, Hawai, City Engineer of San Francisco||water, sewer, bay, irrigation, california, sugar|
|Tim Robinson||Landscape||1840-2012||Townlands, Connemara, ARAN Islands||index, parish, history, geological, archaeology, lore, fock, placenames|
|Abbey Theatre Digital Archive||Theatre||1904-2015||Irish theatre, Dublin, Yeats|
|Duanaire||Trade history||18th century||Data, Irish economic and fiscal history data|
|Abbey Theatre Archive Visualisation||Theatre||1904-2015||Visualise data, Directors and Actors, Gender|
|Abbey Theatre Minute Books||Theatre||1904-1939||Board meetings, Yeats|
|Shakespeare's plays in Ireland||Theatre|
|Gate Theatre Archive||Theatre|
|17th Century Map of Galway City ||Maps||17th Century||Pictorial Map, Galway||galway, maps, spanish|
|Balfour Album||Ireland||1893-1895||Galway, History, Railway||connemara, secretary, calligraphy|
|Micheal Cusack||Papers||1883-1902||Papers, GAA||struggle, political, linguistic, cultural, clare|
|Historic University Calendars||University history||1851-1934|
|Memorial Atlas of Ireland||Maps||1901|
|Shields Family Archive|
|Community, Conflict, and Memory||War & Revolution||1916-1936||West of Ireland, Galway|
|Eamon de Buitlear|
|Muintir na Tíre||Rural Ireland, The Landmark|
|Huston Family Collection|
|Taibhdhearc na Gaillimhe||Theatre||1928-2018||Minute books, correspondence, financial records||programmes, posters, photographs, and newspaper cuttings|
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