University of Strathclyde Andersonian Library

Contact details

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University of Strathclyde Library

About the library

The Andersonian Library has almost 2,000 study spaces, 600 computer places and extensive wi-fi zones. The Library has around one million print volumes, including important collections of theses, government publications and UK company reports, as well as access to hundreds of thousands of electronic books and journals. The Library is also responsible for the historical archives of the University and contains special collections of rare books and other materials.

The local library catalogue is available online.

University of Strathclyde Archives and Special Collections also contributes to the Archives Hub. To browse descriptions of their archive materials, visit their Archives Hub information page.

British Library inter-library loan codes

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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? No.

Can I obtain items via inter-library loan?

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.


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