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Getting Started


This guide will help you learn about the facilities and services available in ATU Library Galway-Mayo.


Our libraries are located at the following locations

  • Galway City - Dublin Road
  • Galway City - Wellpark Road
  • Mayo
  • Connemara


Getting Started

To start using the wealth of resources and services offered by ATU libraries, you need:

  • Your ATU Student Card - Use when visiting your campus library and borrowing books and other library material

  • Your ATU Login Credentials - Use for logging in to computers and signing into the library's online collections - it's your ATU email address and network password!

You will receive your student card and login credentials once you have registered.



How do I join the library?

  • If you are a ATU student, you're already a member! Your ATU ID card is also you library card. Use it to access the library and borrow books.
  • If you are a ATU staff member we'll set you up with a library card and account.
  • If you are a member of the public, please see our website for more information about joining.


Code of Conduct

We aim to create a friendly study environment in the library. As a courtesy to your fellow users, please remember the following…

  • Maintain silence in study areas.
  • Set your mobile phone to silent. Please leave the library to make or receive calls.
  • No food or drink apart from bottled water.