Galway University Hospitals

Cyber Attack on HSE Systems 2021

Due to the recent Cyber Attack on HSE systems:

  • Internet access is available, but may be intermittent
  • Some websites are not accessible
  • There is no WIFI
  • PCs with a green sticker are safe to use

Queries etc. can be sent to (Merlin) or (UHG)

Library Resources are still accessible from outside of the HSE West Network @, with an Athens account





Book borrowing may be possible by arranging collection in advance, please contact your library to confirm.


Library Services continue online @


Please continue to contact your local library with any query you may have:

Library Services HQ, Merlin University Hospital, Galway

Library Services UHG, University Hospital Galway

(091) 542650


For general queries you can also use the Library Virtual Desk.

Library Services will continue to provide a virtual service for library queries, research requests, database questions etc.

ILL Request Form – Merlin