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.
Medline covers medicine, nursing, pharmacy and health care. It also includes much of the literature in biology and biochemistry, as well as fields such as molecular evolution, biomedicine, allied health, biological and physical sciences and humanities as they relate to medicine and health care.
View Medline Tutorials:
Ovid Medline provides a range of tutorials which you can view here
The following are links to some specific tutorials in addition to the general ones via the previous link.
- Advanced Search Overview
- Applying Limits to Search Results
- Basic Search Overview
- Find Citation Overview
- Multi-Field Search Overview
- Search Fields Overview
- Search Tools Overview
- Select a Database
Link to the fulltext of a journal article using the SFX tab
Academic Skills Librarian
Tel: +353 91495228
Research Support Librarian
Tel: +353 91495959
Academic Skills / Marketing and Engagement Assistant
Tel: +353 91495250/5229