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.
Need help in your studies? Academic Liaison Librarians can provide subject-specific guidance on library resources. Learning Developers provide support for academic writing, maths, revision and more.
Discover a range of opportunities at Lancaster to develop your academic and digital skills
Referencing Guides and information on EndNote reference management software.
The University's social learning space. Face to face IT support is available from the Learning Zone Support Desk and there are a range of learning opportunities taking place in the Zone all year round.
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
Our interlending team can source items from the British Library and other institutions.
Resource Lists link you to the essential and recommended reading for your modules.
Not sure how copyright affects your academic work at University? Read our guide to find out what you need to know.