We know that university life can sometimes be challenging. That’s why TUS Library have put together a collection of reading materials on a wide range of topics around positive living, personal health and wellbeing.
Whether you’re interested in managing stress and learning some new relaxation techniques, or having more difficult mental heath issues,
Visit the Positive Living Collection on the ground floor TUS Athlone Library.
This guide was created for patrons looking for general mental health, popular psychology and health information though TUS Athlone library. These resources are for informational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. For questions related to advice, diagnosis, or treatment please contact a licensed medical provider.
Other sources of help available to students include:
Heartfulness Meditation: Meeting times and information
Where are the books located?
The Positive Living Collection is in the TUS Athlone Library. You can find the books located in the set of green shelves in the Library Easy Reading Area.
When you find your book, simply take it to the self-service machine in the Main library or the issue desks in either library, to borrow it using your Student Card. If you are unable to locate a book, just ask a member of staff who will be happy to assist.
Books already on loan
You can place a reservation via the Library's online catalogue and we will hold the book for you on its return. You may also be recommended an alternative title.
What if a book is to be filled in?
Some books may have questionnaires or exercises to complete. Please make a copy so you may fill in your own details.
Library staff are professionals and will treat you with respect and discretion. They won't divulge any personal information about individual borrowing. Books can also be borrowed using the self-check on the right of the issue desk.