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 online and remote access to the Library, as well as on-campus study spaces and services. If you are not a student or staff member of NUI Galway, you can find out how to access the Library here.
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.
Photocopying & Printing
Information on photocopying and printing on paper is available below while details on our 3D printing service is available from the MakerSpace.
You will need to put credit on your Print Credit Account to use the multi-function printers. For instructions on how to use the service, you can download this Printer-Photocopier Instructions guide. It explains how to use the printing, photocopying and scanning service on each machine.
To credit your print account in order to use the service:
- You can use cash to top up at one of the two kiosks on the ground floor of the library (one in the photocopying room, and one in the area just beside the Library & IT Service Desk)
- You can also purchase credit online using debit or credit cards
For more information, check the ISS Multi-Function Printer page.
For External Users
- You only have access to the photocopying option on these printers
- You need to purchase a Print Card from the Library & IT Service Desk in the library foyer
- Each card costs €5 which includes €1 for photocopying/printing
- The card can be topped up using the cash kiosk located beside the printers
How to print from your personal laptop over wifi
In order to print from your personal laptop to the campus printers over wifi you first need to install the wifi printing package and follow the instrructions available from Information Solutions and Services.
Multi-Function Printer Locations
Podium Floor/Ground Floor:
- 2 Black and White printers and 1 Colour printer located in the print room near the rear stairs.
- 3 Black and White printers and 1 Colour printer located in the print room near the Library & IT Service Desk.
- 2 Black and White printers and 1 Colour printer are located in the print room near the rear stairs.
- 3 Black and White printers are located in the print room near the rear stairs
- 1 Black and White printer on the Ground Floor
Medical library (located in UCHG):
- 1 Colour printer on the Ground Floor