Using the Library from Home

Off-campus Access

To use any of our electronic resources (e.g. Grove, JSTOR etc.), visit our Electronic Resources page and select the resource you wish to access. Then log in with your associated RIAM email and network password.

A short instructional video is available below. 

If you experience any difficulties with this, please contact  

Electronic Resources

To view a list and access the electronic resources, please visit our Database and Journals pages. 

You can also find an extensive listing on the Online Resources page on our library catalogue.  

FAQ: Library Services during COVID-19 Restrictions

You can renew your loans by email ( or over the phone (01 6325316). You can also renew your loans online with your user ID and PIN. Contact library staff for details.

If you are a current RIAM student or staff member, you can still access electronic resources even if your account for borrowing is blocked. 

Yes, we are now operating a Click and Collect Service. You can request items via the library catalogue or just send us an email. 

New Databases (May 2020)

Play with a Pro Masterclass Videos provide a range of online masterclass videos with world-renowned musicians, including Maxim Vengerov, Andras Schiff, Emmanuel Pahud and many others.

To access this, visit the RIAM Library Moodle page and set up your account from there:

New Content in JSTOR 

JSTOR is providing RIAM students with expanded access to journals until June 2021.To access these go to and login via the RIAM.