The maximum number of items you may borrow depends on the level of your course:

Pre-16: 2 items
FE (Further Education) students up to level 3: 6 items
Access, all Higher Education students, 'A' Level and those studying on level 4: 12 items
Staff: 12 items



Each item you borrow has been given one of two loan periods:

  • 7 day loan
  • 3 week loan


Reference books

Reference copies of books always remain in the library and cannot be borrowed. When all other copies are out on loan you can use the reference copy in the library. You can photocopy a limited amount of text, within UK Copyright guidelines.