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Access to Other Libraries

The University participates in various schemes involving access to other UK Higher Education and National Libraries. See below to see which scheme will benefit you.

University of Portsmouth Members

I am a student and I would like to use other UK academic libraries during vacation time.
SCONUL Summer Vacation access scheme
I am a distance or part-time student and I would like to access libraries nearer to my home or work.
SCONUL Access
I am a member of staff or a research student and I would like to access and borrow resources from other UK academic libraries.
SCONUL Access
I would like to use another Library in Portsmouth
Portsmouth Access to Libraries (PAL)

Non University of Portsmouth Members

I am a student and I would like to use Portsmouth University Library during vacation time.
SCONUL Summer Vacation access scheme
I am a distance or part-time student and I would like to access Portsmouth University Library because it's nearer to my home or work.
SCONUL Access
I am a member of staff or a research student and I would like to access and borrow resources from the University of Portsmouth Library.
SCONUL Access

I'd like to use the British Library

If you are doing research and the British Library's collections could help you, you are welcome to use the British Library Reading Rooms. For further information including opening hours, go to:

www.bl.uk/reshelp/inrrooms/readingrooms.html

For details of how to register for a Reader Pass, go to:

www.bl.uk/reshelp/inrrooms/stp/register/howreg/howtoregister.html

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