Off Campus

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

How to Log in / Sign in to ATU Donegal Library off campus

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

Simply follow the links from the Library website and login as directed. Library resources available off campus include electronic journals, eBooks, theses and past  exam papers.

You must have a valid ATU Donegal computer account to access the library’s resources from off campus.

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

  • Students sign in with your ATU Donegal credentials (L0000XXX); your password is your computer network password (the password you use to log onto a PC on campus).
  • Staff sign in with your ATU Donegal credentials (firstname.lastname); your password is your computer network password (the password you use to log onto a PC on campus).
  • Research and Postgraduate Students sign in with your ATU Donegal credentials (L0000XXX); your password is your computer network password (the password you use to log onto a PC on campus).
  • Exam Papers and EThesis Student Sign-in: (StudentID@student.lyit.ie) and your password. Staff Sign-in: (Username@lyit.ie) Contact Helpdesk@lyit.ie or 074 9186050 for help.
  • External Members do not have off-campus access.

Access articles through Google Scholar off campus.

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