Buying new books, journals & e-resources

The University Library:

  • acquires over 18,000 print books each year and an increasing number of e-books
  • provides access to 17,000 + e-journals and over 100 databases
  • records and catalogues over 400 off-air programmes, each year
  • searches for rare and out-of-print books if required. We have a good success rate in satisfying demand


Standard book orders
Procurement Team ext. 3237
Journals, urgent orders, e-books, out-of-print books
Helen Solomons/Helen Deacon ext. 3837
Jane Tay/Leon Perry ext. 3246
Licences, budget queries, e-packages
Hannah Britcher ext. 3227


  • Requesting a book purchase
  • How do I place an order?
  • How long will it take for a book to arrive?


  • Requesting a journal purchase
  • Off-air recordings


Further Information