Libraries

Student in one of the University libraries.

​​​​​​​Library at each campus with subject relevant resources

Each campus has its own library with a dedicated customer service team and subject specialists.

Our extensive resources support first year undergraduates through to PhD students.

24/7 opening to physical and virtual libraries

  • Access book stock and IT facilities on campus anytime
  • 24/7 access to our comprehensive range of e-books, journals and databases anywhere in the world
  • Large range of e-books, journals and databases available from around the world
  • Laptops are available to loan at all campus libraries
  • Access to a range of media equipment, including camcorders and dictaphones, as well as digital editing software is accessible on all library PCs
  • Access to borrow resources from other libraries
  • Group study areas with coffee facilities
  • Quiet research areas

Open access computers and course related learning

  • Over 500 open access computers and full Wi-Fi coverage
  • Inductions, digital literacy and study skills sessions that are fully integrated with your course

The library is not just for students

You don’t need to be a current student or staff member to access our libraries. As an individual, charity or business you are welcome to join the Library by applying for membership.​

*Apologies, we are not accepting any new or renewal external applications until further notice.*​

Call 01242 714600 or email ithelpdesk@glos.ac.uk​ for further information.

If you are considering applying to the University of Gloucestershire, you are welcome to contact us to find out more about library and information resources.

Opening hours

  • IT and Library Helpzone: 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday
  • Library: 24/7