Information Services

Library

Use DiscoverEd to find books, ebooks, journals, ejournals and more. Sign into your Library Account using your University Login.

Library study space

There is a wide variety of study space available for students in all of the University’s libraries. Students are free to use any site library regardless of their discipline.  

Library study space 

Library Services Update

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Information about using Library services in 2022/23.

Using the Library

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Where the libraries are, when they are open, borrowing books, joining as a Visitor, online resources and more.

Finding resources

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Find ejournals, databases, e-books, exam papers, theses and subject specific resources for your study and research.

Exam papers online

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Exam Papers Online provides access for staff and students of the University of Edinburgh to the collected degree examination papers of the University from 2004 onwards, They may be used by students as a study aid only.

uCreate

uCreate
uCreate - Makerspace, Multimedia and Loans. Equipment, advice and training for the whole university community.

Heritage Collections

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How to access the University's unique cultural and heritage collections, including the Centre for Research Collections.

Digitisation Services

Digitisation
The University Library offers the following digitisation and scanning services.  

Library help

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There are various services providing library help and support.

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