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UCL Library Services

7 August 2015


We look forward to welcoming you as you start studying at UCL. As a world-class library, we are dedicated to ensuring that each interaction with our services meets your expectations. We continually develop our services and collections to meet your needs, whether you are visiting one of our libraries or accessing our services remotely. UCL Library Services provide books, journals and a range of services to support all subjects taught at UCL. Once you have enrolled on your programme of study you are automatically registered with UCL Library Services. 

  • Carry your UCL ID card at all times, as it is also your Library Card and you need it to gain entry into all our libraries
  • Seek out your Subject Librarians, as they buy books for your courses and can help you with your research, for contact details and a comprehensive introduction to resources see your Subject Guide
  • Access electronic resources such as e-books, e-journals and subject databases from anywhere with an Internet connection by logging in with your normal UCL username & password
  • Learn more about library services in a series of short films introducing print and online resources
  • Get help from Library Staff by asking questions whenever you need to. Enquiries to are answered throughout the day
  • Find guidance on how to reference the work of others properly and avoid plagiarism

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