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Information about contacts and opening times for each Academic Partner Library service of the University of the Highlands and Islands

Electronic Resources Collections

The Electronic Resources Manager is responsible for acquiring and making available eResources to support teaching, learning and research. If you are a student or staff member and require assistance in accessing UHI’s eResources collections please contact your local librarian in the first instance or contact the UHI Service Desk on 01463 279 150 or open a ServiceDesk ticket.

Argyll College UHI

Argyll College UHI
Stewart Road, Campbeltown, PA28 6AT (Map)

Tel: 01631 559673 Fax: 01631 559671
Learning Resources Contact: Liz Richardson

Library support is provided via
ACLibrary and Liz Richardson.  


Request Postal Loan

Books for return can be left in to your nearest local centre or should be posted using a Freepost label - please email to request a label if you do not have one.  The freepost address is:

                                                      Freepost RUEA-BCBJ-RJAT

                                                      Attention Library

                                                      Argyll College UHI

                                                      Glenshellach Business Park


                                                      PA34 4RY


Opening Hours

Monday - Friday: 09.00hrs - 17.00hrs

During holiday periods not all centres will be open all the time, please check hours of opening with your local learning centre.

Highland Health Sciences Library UHI

Highland Health Sciences Library UHI
Centre for Health Science, Old Perth Road
Inverness, IV2 3JH (Map)

Tel: 01463-279800



If you have books to return, please send them back (free of charge up to 2kg) using this address:

Freepost UHI Libraries


See our LibGuide for further details -  

Normal Opening Hours

Monday - Friday     :  08.00hrs - 21.00hrs
                                    (staffed 09.00hrs-17.00hrs)
Saturday                 : 09.30hrs - 17.00hrs (unstaffed)
Sunday                   : 10.00hrs - 17.00hrs (unstaffed)



Highland Theological College UHI

Highland Theological College UHI

High Street, Dingwall, Ross-Shire, IV15 9HA (Map)

Tel: 01349 780215 or 07761606407
Email: or

Click here for opening hours and service updates

If you have books to return, please send them back (free of charge up to 2kg) using this address:

Attn Library
Highland Theological College
High Street
IV15 9HA


HTC Paisley

The Wynd Centre,

Paisley, Glasgow, PA1 2DB (Map)



UHI Inverness

UHI Inverness
1 Inverness Campus, Inverness, IV2 5NA (Map)

Tel: 01463 273248
Library Contact: Carol Hart

Please note:  the Library's term-time opening hours will resume on Monday 25th September.


Library Opening Hours (term-time):

Monday 8.30am - 5.00pm

Tuesday and Wednesday 8.30am - 8.00pm

Thursday 8.30am - 5.00pm

Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm


Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm

To request books, you can use the Place Hold function in Library Search, or you can come in to the Library and select your books in person.   

Please visit our guide on the full range of services available to you.

If you have books to return, please send them back (free of charge up to 2kg) using this address:


UHI Inverness


1 Inverness Campus


Alternatively, you can return the books in person or use the Library Book Returns box in the Ground Floor Atrium.

UHI Moray

UHI Moray
Moray Street, Elgin, IV30 1JJ (Map)

Tel: 01343 576206 Fax: 01343 576001
Library Contact: UHI Moray Library

Opening times:

Monday - Thursday 8.45 am - 4.30 pm

Friday 8.45 am - 4.00pm

Closure periods

Monday 25th December 2023 – Friday 5th January 2024

Friday 29th March 2024
Monday 1st April 2024
Monday 6st May 2024
Monday 5th August 2024

Study spaces

Study spaces are available. No booking required

Book borrowing

Students can borrow books via click-and-collect. More information :

If you have books to return, please send them back (free of charge up to 2kg) using this address:

Attention: Library
Moray College UHI
Moray Street
Elgin IV30 1JJ

For library support please contact staff via eMail.



UHI North, West and Hebrides

For further information about our Library services and facilities please see our online NWH library guide


Our three main campuses are:


Ormlie Road, Thurso, Caithness, KW14 7EE (Map)

Tel: 01847 889293/4 

Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday                : 08.30 hrs - 16.30 hrs
Friday                                     : 09.00 hrs - 12.30 hrs

Fort William

An Aird, Carmichael Way, Fort William, Lochaber, PH33 6FF (Map)

Tel: 01397 874277 

Opening Hours

Term Time
Monday - Thursday            : 09.00 hrs - 20.30 hrs
Friday:                                : 09.00 hrs - 16.30 hrs


Isle of Lewis, HS2 0XR (Map)

Tel: 01851 770400

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday               : 09.00 hrs - 17.00 hrs

Closure Periods (all three libraries)

22nd December - Monday 7th January

Easter: Closed Friday 29th March and Monday 1st April

Please note if you are not a UHI student or staff member you must sign in at reception. 

Orkney College UHI

Orkney College UHI
The Library, Orkney College
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1LX (Map)
Tel: 01856 569272 Fax: 01856 569001
Learning Resources Contact: Anette Andersen or Tracey Cooper

Covid-19 Measures

The library is open but only to 5 browsers at one time. We also have limited study spaces available.

For library support during this time please contact the library via eMail

For CLA queries – please use the
CLA email address

Opening Hours

Monday - Wednesday   : 09.00hrs - 16.00hrs 

Thursday: 09.00-16.30

Friday: 09.15hrs - 15.45hrs

UHI Perth




 Out with normal library opening hours and at weekends study space will be available in the Academy of Sport and Wellbeing (ASW) Room 964 during their normal opening hours, visit ASW or call ahead to check opening hours 01738 877313

Please contact us or check out Perth College LibGuide for further information


Perth College UHI
Crieff Road, Perth, PH1 2NX (Map)
Tel: 01738 877721
Learning Resources Contact: UHI Perth Library 
Library - Perth College UHI

You can study in the library. Please call the team on 01738 877721 for any further assistance.

Click and post form 
For more details go to UHI Perth Library Webpage

Opening times 
Monday to Thursday
8.00am – 9.00 pm


8.00 am - 4.45 pm

Closure Dates

9th and 10th October 2023

25th December 2023 until 5th January 2024 (inclusive)

1st and 2nd April 2024

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI
An Leabharlann, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Slèite, An t-Eilean Sgitheanach, IV44 8RQ (Map)
Fòn: 01471 888431/888447
Ceannard an Leabharlainn: Cairistìona Cain


Diluain - Dihaoine | Monday-Friday: 0900-1700

 Airson taic bho sgioba an leabharlainn, nach bruidhinn sibh rinn no nach cuir sibh fios thugainn air post-d.
For support from the library team, please speak to us or contact us on email

Seirbheis-iasaid tron phost | Postal loan service

Airson oileanaich an t-Sabhail Mhòir | Available for Sabhal Mòr Ostaig students.

Gabhaidh leabhraichean a thilleadh dhan leabharlann saor an asgaidh a’ cleachdadh an seòladh | Free return of books is available using the Freepost address :


An Leabharlann

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

Ionad Nàiseanta Cànain is Cultair


Isle of Skye

IV44 8RQ


Seirbheis Sganaidh | Scanning Service


Tha seirbheis sganaidh ann airson artaigealan no chaibideilean de leabhraichean a-rèir ceadan dlighe-sgrìobhaidh | A scanning service is available for articles and book chapters within copyright permissions.

Cuir fios gu sgioba an leabharlainn | Contact the library team


Scottish Association for Marine Science UHI

SAMS UHI - Scottish Association for Marine Science
Dunbeg, by Oban, Argyll, PA37 1QA (Map)

Tel: 01631 559000; Fax: 01631 559001
Learning Resources Contact:


Opening Hours :

Monday - Thursday: 07.30hrs - 21.00hrs
Friday                     : 07.30hrs - 19.45hrs
Saturday & Sunday: 09.00hrs - 17.45hrs

The librarian normally works 08.30-12.30 Mon-Thurs. 
A door pass is required to enter the library.

See also SAMS LibGuide

UHI Shetland

UHI Shetland
Lerwick Campus Library, Gremista, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0PX (Map)

Scalloway Campus Library, Port Arthur, Scalloway Shetland ZE1 0UN (Map)

Tel: 01595 771258 Fax: 01595 771001 or 01595 772001


Learning Resources Contact: Alison Kilgour

UHI Shetland Library web pages

The UHI Shetland Library is open for browsing and borrowing books and for study. 

  • Library opening times
  • Study spaces are available at both campuses
  • Click and Collect or Postal Loans services.
  • Resources can be returned to the Library returns points.  The Lerwick campus returns point is situated in the entrance foyer to the College building and the Scalloway Campus returns point is situated in the entrance foyer of the John Goodlad Centre building. 
    Items can be returned by post for free using the following address (note that maximum parcel weight it 2kg):
    Freepost RUEA-BAZK-ZXKA
    Shetland UHI Library
    Lerwick Campus
    Gremista Industrial Estate
    ZE1 0PX
  • For library support please contact UHI Shetland Library staff via email, or by telephone (01595) 771258. 

UHI Shetland Library web pages