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E-resource access

To access nearly all of our electronic resources, you can use your UCL computing userid and password. For full details please see:


If you have a problem using the UCL e-resource gateway please check the information about eligibility for remote (outside library buildings) access to licensed resources.

If you have a problem using the gateway, and you think you are eligible to do so, please complete a problem report form

Electronic journals

For details of the journals that UCL subscribes to in electronic format please see the Electronic journals web page.

If you have any problems accessing an electronic journal please use the problem report form to contact the ejournals team.


For a list of UCL's databases please see our databases web page.

If you would like advice on use of UCL-subscribed databases please contact your subject liaison librarian. To report access problems please complete a problem report form.


If you are away from the Library you can send an e-mail enquiry to library@ucl.ac.uk and we will try and get back to you as soon as possible, usually within 24 hours.

Help in our Libraries

If you are on campus and need advice on how to find information you can ask for help in any of our libraries.

Information Skills training

For details of Information Skills training resources and courses please see the Information Skills web page.

Subject enquiries

For information about resources in your subject area see the Subject Resource Guides and Metalib. However, if you have a subject specific enquiry you can contact the relevant Subject Librarian.

Filming requests
Filming requests Scott Foulon 020-7679-7337 or Internal: 37337 s.foulon@ucl.ac.uk

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