Tag: Interlibrary loans

Interlibrary loan scans available again from the British Library

We can once again obtain scans of journal articles and book chapters through the British Library through our interlibrary loans service, making it easier for us to serve you faster more often. Just fill in the interlibrary loans form on

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Getting your hands on printed library stock at home

In my last post, I explained what you can do if you visit the library building. Since you will probably never want to do that, I wanted to outline how you can get all the same printed resources from the

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Limited library service interruption (resolved)

Update 26 January 2021 – All library services are now working normally again. If you have been unable to register to place an interlibrary loan, you should now be able to do so.

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Ways your library is making home study easier

Did you know you can get scanned book chapters emailed to you and books posted to your home address? You can also pick up books you’ve requested at the same time as your B&W printing from the entrance area. Check

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Christmas (opening times) are coming!

From Saturday 12 December until 3 January, the Library will be operating shorter Christmas vacation opening hours. We will not be open every day over the Christmas period and when we are open, it will be for shorter hours. Things

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The British Library reading rooms have re-opened!

The British Library has now partially reopened its reading rooms at both London St Pancras and Boston Spa in Yorkshire. All visits must be booked in advance using the British Library’s online ‘box office’ system.  While you can still get scanned

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Looking for something not available from the Library online?

If you need something not available from the Library, you can submit an interlibrary loan request. We will try to source any ebook or ejournal article wherever one is available. No guarantees, mind but we will certainly try! Full details

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Digitally enhanced

  “The library has a multitude of very helpful resources and if you cannot find what you need, the library staff are incredibly helpful at providing you what you need!” We have redesigned our website from the bottom up to

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Interlibrary loans over the Christmas vacation: last day for requests is 21st December 2017

Please submit any interlibrary loan requests you need processed before Christmas by Thursday 21st December.  You can continue to submit requests over the Christmas vacation but anything received after 21st December will not be processed until the first week in

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New interlibrary loan delivery system launched

We are pleased to confirm we are now using the new and improved DRM Lite system to deliver interlibrary loans from the British Library.  All orders placed using our interlibrary loans system will now use this system.  When you request

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