Library membership

Alumni or retired staff members who live in the UK are eligible for free membership to our on-campus Library.

As an external member, you can:

  • Borrow up to four items (per card) for one week
  • Use printed reference material, periodicals and photocopying facilities in the Library (charges apply to self-service photocopiers available on all floors)
  • Use library facilities for visitor access to online resources (note: that restrictions of time and content apply)

To obtain your alumni Library card and receive access to the above benefits, please email so that we can verify your alumni status, including:

  • Your title
  • Your first name
  • Your surname
  • Postal address
  • Email address
  • Telephone number
  • Student number
  • Subject studied
  • Year of graduation
  • Date of birth
  • Job title
  • Employer

The Library will then be delighted to issue your card.