Can't Find It?

The library has an extensive collection to support learning, teaching and research. If you have searched the library catalogue and we do not have a particular book, or we do not have access to an article you would like, here are some options you may wish to consider.

Suggest a purchase

Is there a book you need for your studies that we don't have? To suggest an item you think the library should purchase, please complete this form.


Inter Library Loans

The Inter-Library Loans service enables you to obtain items related to your academic studies that we do not have in our own stock of books, journals and electronic resources. To apply for a loan please complete this form.


Visiting Other Libraries

SCONUL access allows you to get borrowing rights at other higher education libraries in the UK and Ireland.  The online application form and full details of the scheme are at

You can also access the collections of the British Library in their reading rooms in London or in Boston Spa. Full details on how you apply for access can be found on the British Library site.