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Welcome to your University Library

Get started with the Library by exploring these interactive guides.

Library sites

There are four libraries at Oxford Brookes. Find out about opening hours and facilities available. You can also take one of the virtual tours to get to know the space.

Finding books (electronic and print)

Finding books (electronic and print)

  • Use LibrarySearch to find books and articles
  • Use your online reading list for material needed for your course
  • Browse the shelf virtually or physically
  • Books shelved in subject number order  


  • Your student or staff card is your Library card
  • You can borrow most books for 1 week
  • Issue your books via the self-service machines
  • All items automatically renew unless we contact you by your Brookes email
  • Late books do build up fines


  • Print, scan and copy via MFDs (Multi Functional Devices)
  • Add money to your print account via Library homepage
  • Send docs to uniPRINT
  • Use your student card on the MFD panel to get to options

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