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Library Services: Information
Opening Hours This link opens in a new window
Opening hours for the University of Southampton Library's sites.
Accessibility and the Library This link opens in a new window
We aim to make our resources and services accessible to all Library users. Please do not hesitate to contact Library staff should you need assistance in using the Library or wish to discuss individual requirements.
Study Areas This link opens in a new window
We have a range of study areas throughout our sites, including dedicated group study rooms at the Hartley, Health Services, and National Oceanographic Libraries.
Library Services: Online appointments
Library Services: Services
Loans & Borrowing This link opens in a new window
The Loans service remains a primary Library service, with over a million items you can borrow.
This service supplies extracts from items in our collections.
Inter-Library Loan This link opens in a new window
The inter-library loans service (ILL) sources items not available from our own stock and makes them available to our readers.
Library Digitisation Lab This link opens in a new window
The Digital Scholarship Team specialises in the digital capture of images and texts from a range of document types. Using high-end scanning equipment, state-of-the-art workflow software and with extensive staff experience, preservation quality digital files are generated.
Archives & Special Collections website This link opens in a new window
The Hartley Library’s Special Collections include the Anglo-Jewish Archives, Wellington Papers, Broadlands Archive, rare books and printed collections such as the Parkes Library and Cope Collection.
Information for students based at Dalian, China.
Hartley Library This link opens in a new window
The Hartley Library is the single largest site, supporting all academic units based at the Highfield Campus - and it has the longest opening hours (07:30 to midnight most days of the year).
Health Services Library This link opens in a new window
The Health Services Library supports University staff and students based at Southampton General Hospital. It also provides services and resources to NHS staff at UHS and Solent NHS Trust.
The Library supports students based at the University of Southampton Malaysia Campus (UoSM).
National Oceanographic Library This link opens in a new window
The National Oceanographic Library is a specialist ocean and earth science library. This guide will tell you more about the resources and services we offer to support learning, teaching and research at the National Oceanography Centre and the oceanographic community.
Winchester School of Art Library This link opens in a new window
The Winchester School of Art Library is a specialist art and design library supporting education and research. Resources include Archives, Artists books, Exhibition Catalogues and the Knitting Reference Library.