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We’re Open!

By |2020-09-21T12:27:41+01:00September 21st, 2020|

It's been 6 months since we closed our library doors across all GMIT campuses due to Covid-19. Our online library was available 24/7 while our physical libraries were closed and library staff were available to support you remotely via email, Live Chat and social media channels we are glad to be back onsite at our [...]

New Service – Scan & Deliver

By |2020-09-09T11:03:43+01:00September 9th, 2020|

GMIT Libraries are now offering a scan & deliver library service where students and staff can request scans of book chapters and journal articles from stock held at our campus libraries. GMIT Libraries are working hard to ensure the safety of our students and staff.  The health and safety of library users and staff is [...]

New Service – Click & Collect

By |2020-09-09T10:57:03+01:00September 9th, 2020|

GMIT Libraries are now offering a Click & Collect library service where you will be able to request a print item(s) from the library's general collection and we will organise a time for you to collect the item(s) from your campus library. GMIT Libraries are working hard to ensure the safety of our students and [...]

Re-opening plan

By |2020-09-21T10:52:58+01:00September 1st, 2020|

A big welcome to all our new first year students, new staff and all continuing students and staff of GMIT! We are looking forward to re-opening our libraries on 21st September.   While it will be challenging and our services and hours will be restricted we will be doing our level best to support you [...]

A spotlight on LibGuides

By |2020-09-01T10:35:17+01:00July 28th, 2020|

What are LibGuides?  LibGuides are your one stop library subject resource. LibGuides contain information, resources and links relevant to subjects, courses, or general topics.   There are now 53 LibGuides available, with 2526 views in the last month.     Top 5 most viewed LibGuides in the last month:  Covid-19 - Remote Access, Key Resources, Free and Open Access Resources, Covid Research   Academic Integrity  Referencing  eResources: Databases, eBooks, eJournals  Nursing     Most recently published LibGuides:  [...]

Ireland’s Open Data portal – Data.gov

By |2020-09-21T10:57:25+01:00July 27th, 2020|

Data.gov.ie provides easy access to datasets that are free to use, reuse, and redistribute. The Open Data listed in data.gov.ie is published by Government Departments and Public Bodies. The portal is operated by the Government Reform Unit of the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform. Many datasets are individually published and updated by public organisations. Other [...]

Dawsonera eBooks Important Update

By |2020-07-27T14:06:45+01:00July 27th, 2020|

The Dawsonera eBook service will be switched off on Friday 31 July 2020 as the company has ceased trading. What does this mean to you? The 200 eBooks titles we had access to via this service will no longer be available via the Dawsonera platform. The Library are in the process of moving the titles [...]

Browsing Journals & Magazines

By |2020-06-02T13:21:28+01:00June 2nd, 2020|

GMIT libraries provides access to thousands of journal and magazine titles and millions of articles. Most of these journals and magazines are only available online through GMIT Libraries. The easiest way to find the best titles for your research is to use the eJournals Finder. eJournals Finder allows you to search or browse all publications [...]

Library Website Usability Study

By |2020-06-17T14:07:51+01:00May 17th, 2020|

The Library is always looking to improve how it provides its services. And as the Library website is now the primary means through which students and staff at GMIT are accessing our services, we're curious to hear about you're getting on with it. We've already got some quantitative data (from the web analytics tools we [...]

Revising during the COVID-19 pandemic

By |2020-04-28T12:31:12+01:00April 28th, 2020|

Examinations can be a stressful time and when a new way of learning and teaching is brought about unexpectedly it can be unnerving.   We have a number of services and resources available to you remotely to support you as you prepare for online exams or continued assessment. Click image to view pdf. Library collections accessible off [...]

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