Aberystwyth University

Contact details

Website: www.aber.ac.uk/en/is/library-services/ Email: is@aber.ac.uk Telephone: +44 (0)1970 622400

About the library

Aberystwyth benefits from an excellent range of library facilities on campus and students and staff are also able to use the enormous research collections of the National Library of Wales.

The University libraries provide study places for around 1100 students. Study places consist of traditional silent study, open plan areas, computer areas, study carrels and quiet group study areas for student project work.

The local library catalogue is available online.

Aberystwyth University Archives also contribute to the Archives Hub. To browse descriptions of their archive materials, visit their Archives Hub information page.

British Library inter-library loan codes

Library code


Policy code


For an explanation of these codes, and for more information on arranging inter-library loans, see the inter-library loans page on the British Library website.

Accessing materials

Can I see live document availability on Library Hub Discover? Yes.

Can I obtain items via inter-library loan? Yes - subject to the library's local lending policy. See their website for details. You must request an inter-library loan via a library of which you are a member. Talk to your own library staff for advice on ordering an item.

Can I visit the library to view materials? Yes - see the library's website for access details. If you wish to visit it is advisable to contact the library in advance, to ensure that they can accommodate you and that the material you need will be available.


Browse all of Aberystwyth University's records in Library Hub Discover here.