Information for Students
Lancaster University Library is located at the heart of the Lancaster campus and holds over half a million printed items as well as providing access to hundreds of thousands of electronic journal articles, ebooks and more. Explore our web pages to find out more about our collections and the help and support we can provide during your studies at Lancaster.
You can follow us on Twitter for news and updates about our services, or like us on Facebook.
New to the Library? Our Welcome guide is a great place to start.
Online Guides to subject-specific databases and useful links for your subject area. Choose your subject area and explore what's available in your discipline.
Subject specialists from our Academic Services Team can offer support to students via phone, email and one-to-one appointments/drop-in sessions in your faculty.
Referencing Guides and information on EndNote reference management software.
Is there something you need for your studies that we currently don't have? Use our Recommend a Purchase form to let us know what you need and we'll see if we can get it for you.
Recommend a Purchase
Resource Lists link you to the essential and recommended reading for your modules.
Innovative health monitoring technology now available. Find out about this and other student submitted ideas to Jolt the Library.
Not sure how copyright affects your academic work at University? Read our guide to find out what you need to know.
Our interlending team can source items from the British Library and other institutions.