Thousands of eBooks are available from any location with internet access
To search the Library for Books, eBooks, journal articles and more, we recommend you use MULTISEARCH. You should always Login to get the best results - you will find the login button on the top right of the Multisearch screen. To search most of our sources at once - catalogue, databases, eJournals - use the first Multisearch tab. If you are only looking for books, use the Books and eBooks tab. Articles and more is for searching specifically for ejournal articles.
To search using the author, keyword, title or subject, click on Advanced Search on the Multisearch page and select from the drop down menu.
Print books located at any of the UHI Academic Partner Libraries are normally available for free loan within the university. Please ask the academic partner library where you are located for an Inter Site Loan.
You may also want to use Google Scholar to search for Journal articles. Full details in setting up Google Scholar to link with UHI resources and provide links, together with a guide to the pros and cons of user it, can be found in the Library Essentials guide
If you are a member of staff involved in Research, or a student undertaking a Research Degree, we are normally able to source material for you that is not currently available through the university's collections. To use the Inter-Library Loans or British Library Document supply services, please use this online form to make your requests.
We can supply
Even if an item is not available from the British Library, we can make requests to other University and Specialist Libraries for loans or digital copies, subject to their discretion and in compliance with Copyright Law.