Thursday, 31 March 2011

Alert: Extended Easter Weekend Library Opening Hours

Library Easter Opening Hours


Mon 18th April - Thurs 21st April

08.30-22.00


Fri 22nd April & Mon 25th April

10.00-18.00


Library Closed

Sat 23rd - Sun 24th April (inclusive)


Normal Opening Hours Resume on Tuesday 26th April

Wiley Online Library Site Maintenance Notice

Due to essential site maintenance, access may be interupted to the Wiley Online Library for up to 2 hours from 10am on Saturday, April 2nd. We apologise for any inconvience this may cause.

Tuesday, 29 March 2011

Garda Síochána Historical Society Photographic Exhibition


James Hardiman Library foyer, 28 March-6 May, 2011.
Admission free, open until 22.00 weekdays, 17.30 weekends.
All welcome.

Wednesday, 16 March 2011

Historical Databases Training Event (23 March)

Cengage (Gale) Database Training Event:

Date: Wednesday 23 March

Venue: Nursing Library PC Suite

1130-1300: State Papers Online and Dublin Castle Records
Registration: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1424170733

1400-1500: Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
Registration: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1423580969

1500-1600: Historical Newspapers, focusing on Gale NewsVault
Registration: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1424228907

Chris Houghton, Cengage (Gale) Product Trainer will provide this expert training. If you would like to attend any of these sessions, please register via the links above.

Monday, 14 March 2011

Database Trial: Nursing & Allied Health Source

Nursing & Allied Health Source
Trial available until April 9th
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source provides users with reliable healthcare information covering nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more. This versatile database is designed to meet the needs of researchers at healthcare facilities as well as nursing and allied health programs at academic institutions

Flu vaccinationGeriatric nursingMale nurse with childChest x-ray

eHRAFWorld Cultures and eHRAF Archaeology Database Trials

Database trials of eHRAF World Cultures and eHRAF Archaeology are now available.

eHRAF World Cultures:
This is a cross-cultural database that contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life. The annually-growing e-HRAF database is unique in that the information is organized into cultures and ethnic groups and the full-text sources are subject-indexed at the paragraph level.

eHRAF Archaeology:
This is a cross-cultural database containing information on the world's prehistory. It is organized by archaeological traditions. The full-text sources are subject-indexed at the paragraph level. eHRAF Archaeology is a unique resource designed to facilitate comparative studies.

Both database trials run until 31st May and access is available via:

http://www.library.nuigalway.ie/collections/databases/databasetrials/

Please complete the database trial feedback form if these databases are of interest to you.

Wednesday, 2 March 2011

Don't be left out in the cold....


From 7 March you must have your student ID to access the Library.

If you have lost or mislaid your card, please contact the Student Contact Centre.