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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.

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 3XP (Map)

Tel: 01463-255600
Highland Health Sciences Library: HHSL

Covid-19 measures - The Library space is currently closed until further notice. We will open this area as soon as it is safe to do so. In the meantime, we are starting 'click and collect' and 'post-out services' from Monday 3rd August.

For further details contact the HHSL

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

Term Time

Monday - Friday     :  08.00hrs - 21.00hrs
                                    (staffed 10.00hrs-16.00hrs)
Saturday                 : 09.30hrs - 17.00hrs (unstaffed)
Sunday                   : 10.00hrs - 17.00hrs (unstaffed)



Highland Theological College UHI

Highland Theological College UHI

High Street, Dingwall, IV15 9HA (Map)

Tel: 01349 780215
Library Contact: HTC Library

Covid-19 measures

HTC library is currently closed for physical browsing and studying but all other services remain available.

A click and collect and postal service is available for staff and students of Highland Theological College UHI

Librarian's Working Hours

Monday -Friday : 09.00-17.00

Inverness College UHI

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

Tel: 01463 273248
Library Contact: Carol Hart

Covid-19 Measures

The Library is closed for browsing and study/computer use but we can now provide a Click and Collect service and Postal loans.  

For any other library support during this time please contact the library via eMail.

Access to the Learning Resource Centre is by appointment only - click on the links below:

Booking a computer 

Booking a study space 

Please visit our guide on the range of services available





Lews Castle College UHI

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


Until further notice, due to the Covid-19 outbreak, the Library is closed for study purposes and for browsing our book collections.

However we have now introduced click and collect and postal loan services for borrowing books which are highlighted along with lots of other useful information in our online guide to Lews Castle College Library services.

A book return box is located outside the entrance to the Library at the Stornoway Campus. Other local arrangements are also in place. If you cannot return your books in person, please contact us by email, so we can advise you further.

Moray College UHI

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

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

Opening Hours

Covid-19 measures

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

Term Time
Monday and Thursday: 08.30hrs - 17:45 hrs :

Tuesday and Wednesday 08:30 hrs - 18:00 hrs : closed and not reopening from 17.00 on 18th March 2020
Friday                       : 08.30hrs - 16.30hrs : closed and not reopening from 17.00 on 18th March 2020

Monday - Thursday : 08.45hrs - 16.30hrs
Friday                        : 08.45hrs - 16.15hrs
Closed for two weeks at Christmas and New Year

NAFC Marine Centre UHI

NAFC Marine UHI Centre
Port Arthur, Scalloway, Shetland, ZE1 0UN (Map)

Tel: 01595 772350 Fax: 01595 772001
Learning Resources Contact: Alison Kilgour

Covid-19 measures

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


Opening Hours

Term Time
Monday - Friday : 09.00hrs - 17.00hrs
All year round, apart from the Christmas/New Year two week

For more Information on the NAFC Marine Centre Library facilities see
our local pages.

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 Library is closed until further notice.

The library team can support staff and students
via eMail at this time.

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

Orkney College UHI (web-link)
The Library, Orkney College
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1LX (Map)

Tel: 01856 569272 Fax: 01856 569001
Learning Resources Contact: Anette Andersen

Covid-19 Measures

The library is closed until further notice.

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

For CLA queries – please use the
CLA email address

Opening Hours

Term Time
Monday - Wednesday : 09.00hrs - 21.00hrs (staffed 09.00hrs - 17.00hrs)
Thursday                       : 09.00hrs - 17.00hrs (staffed 09.00hrs - 17.00hrs)
Friday                             : 09.00hrs - 16.30hrs (staffed 09.15hrs - 15.15hrs)

Vacation All holidays except Christmas and May Day when college is closed
Monday - Wednesday  : 09.00hrs - 17.00hrs (staffed 09.00hrs - 16.30hrs)
Thursday                         : 09.00hrs - 17.00hrs (staffed 09.00hrs - 12.30hrs)
Friday                              : Not staffed
Outwith these times, please go to reception.

Perth College UHI

Perth College UHI
Crieff Road, Perth, PH1 2NX (Map)

Tel: 01738 877721
Learning Resources Contact: Perth College Library

Library - Perth College UHI

Covid-19 Measures

Due to the easing of covid-19 restrictions, the library team are now on site to allow users to return any loaned items. Please note that until further notice the library is only open for the return of books and NOT for any other reason.

We are now offering a new Click and Collect service and a Postal service

For more details go to Perth College Library Webpage

Opening Hours - suspended until further notice

Term Time
Monday - Friday :8.45am -4.45pm

Monday - Friday        : 09.00hrs - 16.45hrs
Closed For 2 weeks at Christmas/New Year

Festive study rooms

Opening times

Academy of Sport and Wellbeing (ASW) Room 964

Monday 23 December 0800 - 1900

Tuesday 24 December 0800 - 1600

Wednesday 25 and Thursday 26 CLOSED

Friday 27 December 0800 - 1900

Saturday 28 December 0800 - 1800

Sunday 29 December 0800 - 1900

Monday 30 December 0800 - 1900

Tuesday 31 December 0800 - 1600

Wednesday 1 and Thursday 2 January - CLOSED

Friday 3 January 0800 - 1900

Room 964 in the ASW is open Saturday and Sunday as a study room throughout the year. There is access to PCs and printer. You must have your Perth College UHI student ID card to get access.

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 Facs: 01471 888001
Ceannard an Leabharlainn: Cairistìona Cain

An Leabharlann ri linn Covid-19

Tha an Leabharlann fhèin dùinte an-dràsta ach tha neach-obrach ann gach latha airson ceistean a fhreagairt air fòn no post-d.

Covid-19 measures

The Library is closed to patrons just now but a member of staff is available Monday-Friday to respond to queries via phone or eMail.

Opening hours

Diluain - Dihaoine                  : 09.00 - 17.00
Monday – Friday

Disathairne / Là na Sàbaid      : Dùinte / Closed
Saturday / Sunday                   

Dùinte aig Àm na Nollaige agus a' Bhliadhna Ur
Closed Christmas and New Year

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

Only manned two hours per day at varying times. 
A door pass is required to enter the library.

See also SAMS LibGuide

Shetland College UHI

Shetland College UHI
Gremista, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0PX (Map)

Tel: 01595 771258 Fax: 01595 771001


Learning Resources Contact: Alison Kilgour

Shetland College Library contact form

Shetland College UHI Library web pages

Covid-19 measures

  • The library is closed for study and for browsing until further notice.
  • Library resources can be borrowed using the Shetland College Library Click and Collect service or contact us by email.
  • Resources can be returned to the Library returns point situated in the entrance foyer to the College building, or by post to the address above.
  • For library support please contact Shetland College Library staff via email or by telephone. Alternatively use the UHI Libraries' Livechat service.

Shetland College Library staff are available to help with any Library queries as well as the Click and Collect service during the following staffed hours:

From 7th September 2020 until further notice

Mondays and Wednesdays - 09.00 to 20.00

Tuesdays and Thursdays - 09.00 to 19.00

Fridays - 09.00 to 17.00

Shetland College 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)