New students

If you are a new student at IT Sligo or are new to using the library service this libguide will cover the basics on getting you started with your research.

Online learners

Yeats library is here to guide and support you through your research experience whether you are studying at undergraduate or postgraduate level.

You will need your student id card to borrow books and for sitting exams. Please follow this procedure 

You will build up your research skills by becoming familiar with  our electronic resources in particular.

You will find more advice in our Online learners guide


New staff can get a staff ID card from the library once they are registered with HR. They can then borrow books, use the electronic resources and order material. An appointment with your liaison librarian can provide a good introduction to our resources and services. Read More


Find out how to become a member. All new students who are registered are automatically library members and your id card is also your library card.

Library Essentials

See our list of library essentials. From borrowing a book to getting your id card.

Library Guides