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Library Support for Research Students

A Guide to library services for Research staff and students at the University of the Highlands and Islands

Welcome to the Library Services of the University of the Highlands and Islands

The main Library pages of the university's website are here


 This guide is intended as a one-stop-shop for the Library Services. It is aimed at research students.

The Library Services are provided jointly by the LIS Libraries team (part of the university's executive office) and by the Libraries of the individual academic partners.

LIS provides the electronic element -

LIS also provides

  • In the case of research staff and students, we provide an InterLibrary Loan and Document Supply service for materials from outside the university.
  • In conjunction with the Research Support Officer, we also provide guidance and input on
  • An annual review of electronic resources for the university's research community. New resources can be added on request at any time , budget permitting.

Your local Academic Partner Library provides

A selection of eBooks on Research