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Your Local Library

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

Argyll College UHI

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

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

Covid-19 measures

Library support is provided via
ACLibrary and Liz Richardson
as the library centres are closed
until further notice.

Request Postal Loan

Books for return should be sent to Freepost ARGYLL COLLEGE LIBRARY  Please do not add any other address details to the package/envelope.

Opening Hours

Term Time

Monday - Friday: 09.00hrs - 17.00hrs



Highland Health Sciences Library UHI

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

Tel: 01463-255600

IMPORTANT UPDATE - Due to COVID and other factors the Highland Health Sciences Library (HHSL) is experiencing a number of issues at the moment - for the most up to date details of opening times, etc please see our full guide to the HHSL at

Covid-19 measures - The physical Library space has reopened.  The  'click and collect' and 'post-out services' continue to operate.  See our Libguide for further details -  

For further details contact HHSL at -

Email Assistance for all aspects of Library Support is available 09.00-17.00 Monday-Friday
Normal Opening Hours

Term Time

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

All visits by appointment

Click here for opening hours and service updates


Dingwall library booking form

Dingwall click and collect

Postal loan form


HTC Paisley

The Wynd Centre,

Paisley, Glasgow, PA1 2DB (Map)


Paisley click and collect


Inverness College UHI

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

Tel: 01463 273248
Library Contact: Carol Hart


Library Opening Hours:

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 borrow books, you can use our Click and Collect or Postal Loans service, or you can come in and select your books in person.   

Unless you have an exemption, face coverings must be worn while you are in the College - this includes the Library and LRC.

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) using this address:


Inverness College UHI


1 Inverness Campus


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

Lews Castle College UHI

Lews Castle College UHI
The Library, Lews Castle College
Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS2 0XR (Map)

Important announcement: From Monday 17th January 2022 (9 am - 5pm) Monday to Friday, the LCC Library (Stornoway Campus) will re-open for study purposes and for browsing & borrowing books.  We continue to operate a Click & Collect and Postal Loan Service.  A book return box is located at Stornoway Campus (near reception). You can also return your books to the Barra and Benbecula Learning and Resource Centres. If you cannot return your books in person, please contact us by email, so we can advise you further, including providing you with our FREEPOST address.


For further information about Click & Collect and Postal Loans please refer to our online guide to Lews Castle College Library services

Moray College UHI

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

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

Opening times:

Monday-Friday 9.00 pm  - 4.00 pm

Closed during the winter holidays

20th December - 10th January


Covid-19 measures

Study spaces

Limited study spaces will be available. No booking required

Book borrowing

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

For library support please contact staff via eMail.



North Highland College UHI

North Highland College UHI
Ormlie Road, Thurso, Caithness, KW14 7EE (Map)

Tel: 01847 889293/4 Fax: 01847 889001
Learning Resources Contact: Janet Parker

Covid 19 measures

The Thurso campus library is open for browsing, book borrowing and studying.

The Alness and Dornoch campus libraries remain closed for study and book browsing.  To borrow books please use our Click and Collect or Postal service.

The library team can support staff and students via eMail or by telephone: 01847 889293/4.

Opening Hours

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

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

Orkney College UHI

Christmas Opening Times

The library is closed from Monday the 20th December and reopens on Wednesday 5th January 2022. (Subject to Covid restrictions).

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 - Thursday   : 09.00hrs - 16.00hrs 

Friday                         :09.15hrs - 15.15hrs

Perth College UHI


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: Perth College Library 
Library - Perth College UHI

You can study in the library. Please note that there is currently NO access to printing, please call the team on 01738 877721 for any further assistance.

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

Opening times 
Monday to Friday
8.00am – 9.00 pm


8.00 am - 4.45 pm

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

An Leabharlann ri linn Covid-19 | Covid measures

Tha an Leabharlann fhèin dùinte an-dràsta ach tha sgioba an leabharlainn ag obair bhon taigh.  Bidh an Leabharlannaiche a’ tadhal air an leabharlann madainn Diardaoin  gach seachdain airson iarrtasan agus sganaichean a chur air dòigh.  Airson taic bho sgioba an leabharlainn, nach cuir sibh fios thugainn air post-d.
The Library is closed at present but library staff are working from home.  The Librarian accesses the Library on Thursday mornings to process loan and scan requests. For support from the library team, please contact us on email

Seirbheis-iasaid tron phost | Postal loan service

Airson oileanaich an t-Sabhail Mhòir. Thèid leabhraichean sa phost gach madainn Dihaoine | Available for Sabhal Mòr Ostaig students. Books will be posted on Friday mornings.

Gabhaidh leabhraichean a thilleadh dhan leabharlann saor an asgaidh a’ cleachdadh an seòladh:


Cleachdaibh litrichean mòra mar a tha e sgrìobhte an seo. Cha leig sibh leas stampa no fiosrachadh eile a sgrìobhadh air a’ chèis no parsail.

Free return of books is available using the Freepost address above. Please use capitals as shown.There is no need to add a stamp or other address details to the envelope or package.

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

Shetland UHI

Shetland UHI
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

Shetland UHI Library web pages


Covid-19 measures

  • The Lerwick campus library is open for browsing (times are restricted) - more information.
  • Bookable 'digital access' spaces are available at the Lerwick campus - more information.
  • Library resources can be borrowed using the Shetland UHI Library Click and Collect service, Postal Loan service or contact us by email.
  • 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 - please contact us for details.
  • For library support please contact Shetland UHI Library staff via email or by telephone. 

Shetland UHI Library staff are available to help with any Library queries as well as the Click and Collect service during the following staffed hours - contact us by email:

Shetland UHI Library web pages

West Highland College UHI

West Highland College UHI
An Aird, Carmichael Way, Fort William, Lochaber, PH33 6FF (Map)

Tel: 01397 874277 Fax: 01397 874000
Learning Resources Contact: West Highland College Library

Covid-19 measures

The library is closed until further notice.
For library support please contact staff via eMail.

Opening Hours

Term Time
Monday - Thursday : 09.00hrs - 20.30hrs (staffed 09.00hrs - 17.30hrs)
Friday                        : 09.00hrs - 16.30hrs
Saturday                   : A.M. during exam periods
                                     (contact the college for further details)

Vacation                  : 09.00hrs - 17.00hrs
                                   (not staffed at all times -
                                   self-service issues and returns available)