Off Campus

Access online information resources off campus, so you can research and study even when you’re not in GMIT.

How to Log in / Sign in to GMIT Libraries off-campus

If you are a registered GMIT student, researcher or staff member, it is possible to access all GMIT Libraries online information resources from off-campus.

Simply follow links from the Library website and login as directed. Library resources available off-campus include eBooks, electronic Journals, Theses, online newspapers and past GMIT exam papers.

You must have a valid GMIT computer account to access the library’s resources from off-campus (home, café etc.) or while using a laptop or mobile device on campus.

When you select an online resource you will be prompted to login:

  • Students sign in with your GMIT email address (G0000XXX@gmit.ie), your password is your computer network password (the password you use to log onto a PC on campus).
  • Staff sign in with your GMIT email address (firstname.lastname@gmit.ie), your password is your computer network password (the password you use to log onto a PC on campus).
  • Research & Postgraduate Students sign in with your GMIT email address (G0000XXX@gmit.ie), your password is your computer network password (the password you use to log onto a PC on campus).
  • External Members do not have off-campus access.

Access articles through Google Scholar off campus?

  • You will firstly need to set up GMIT as your institutional library in the settings in Google Scholar (Go to settings and then Library Links), add “Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology- Full Text @ Your Library”
  • Once you have set up Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology as your Library, when you do a search you will see ” Full Text @ Your Library “, beside content GMIT libraries subscribes to.
  • Once you select this link you will be prompted to login.
  • Login with your valid GMIT computer account.