Using the library

Our library is free, convenient and easy to use. As well as a distance lending service, with free and fast delivery, you can access resources online, including guides on how to look for information and information on study techniques.

Search online for what you need, or contact us by phone and email, Skype and JoinME sessions for help to find what you want.

Open Polytechnic Library

How the library can help you

The library gives you access to:

  • resources listed in your course materials (not the set texts)
  • books, e-books, DVDs, journal, magazine and newspaper articles that are relevant to your subject
  • free courier delivery to your door and a pre-paid courier envelope to return your items
  • online databases to help you find resources about your subject.

Library staff can help you:

  • decide on the best sources of information for your topic
  • search for information about your subject.

If you have any questions about using the library or how to get help from the library contact us

Related information

How distance learning works

Online study services