Tuesday, April 29, 2014

15 Minutes of Fiction Every Day

DailyLit lets you read literary classics and great new fiction in short installments that you can pick up and put down anytime. Once you’ve found a book, just select when you want your installments to arrive in your inbox. Before you know it, you’ll be knee-deep in Ulysses and actually looking forward to your morning bus ride.

They also publish great new serials and short stories designed to be read this way. Great fiction should be shared with friends, so if you love something you’re reading, let them know!


Monday, April 28, 2014

Latest free online trial

Communication Source is the most inclusive resource for communication research available today.

Communication Source was developed from a merger of two high-quality EBSCO databases: Communication & Mass Media Complete and Communication Abstracts (formerly published by Sage). It also includes many unique sources never previously available in either database. This database offers abstracts and indexing, as well as full-text content, from publications worldwide that pertain to communication, linguistics, rhetoric and discourse, speech-language pathology, media studies, and related fields.

Communication Source includes coverage of over 1,000 core titles, and features full text for more than 600 active periodicals. Also contained is back-file coverage of top titles in communication, reaching deep into the 20th century.

To access this free trial until the 31st May go to: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,athens&profile=ehost&defaultdb=cms (on campus only)

For additional information on this collection see: http://www.ebscohost.com/academic/communication-source

Galway Campus Opening Hours from Today:

Monday-Wednesday 09:00am-10:00pm
Thursday-Friday 09:00am-9:00pm
Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Study week starts Monday...

Come to the library to revise for your exams.

Additional individual study spaces are available at the Dublin Rd. campus on the ground floor in the Training and IT rooms and on the first floor in the larger study rooms.

Remember Dublin Rd. library is open until 21.00 tonight and tomorrow night and Saturday 10.00 – 17.00.

We look forward to seeing you.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Wishing you a very Happy Easter...

Dublin Rd. library will close today at 9:00pm and will reopen on Tuesday 22nd April at 9:30am

Remember the online library is available 24/7 to view past exam papers and to access our vast collection of ebooks and ejournals.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

New Video on Library YouTube Channel

Check out our new video on the library's YouTube Channel ... Advanced Database Searching & Features

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Problems login to computers in the library?

If you receive the message "Login Profile Failed" - RESTART the computer to resolve the problem

Apologies for the inconvenience

Monday, April 7, 2014

Easter Holiday Opening Hours

Dublin Road Campus

Friday 11th April 09.00 – 17.00
Saturday 12th Closed
Mon 14th – Thur 17th 09.30 – 21.00*
Fri 18th – Mon 21st Closed
Tue 22nd – Fri 25th 09.30 – 21.00*
Saturday 26th 10.00 – 17.00

*Please note: Desk services finish at 17.00*
Don’t forget! You will need your PIN to use Self Service to check out books after 17.00