Library Support for Staff

University of Bath Library Services to support academic staff in teaching, study and research.

General information

Advice about library services for academic staff or to refer students toward.


Borrowing from the University Library

Advice for Library users about borrowing, returning, renewing loans and reserving items from the Library with information about checking your borrower account.


Accessing resources

Advice about how to access and exploit resources and services provided by the University of Bath Library


Using the Library catalogue

Find books, journals and online articles using the Library Catalogue - a guide to searching the catalogue to find what you need for study, teaching and research

Library subject resources

The library provides a section for each department highlighting key resources and services that are most relevant to staff and students in the subject area.

Using other libraries

How to join the SCONUL Access scheme and a summary of advice and procedures for visiting and applying for membership of other UK libraries.

Liaising with the Library & requesting items

Contact your Subject Librarian to discuss reading lists, order new material, make a suggestion or request guidance in using Library resources. Subject Librarians are qualified information professionals who are responsible for services to your department.


Library Staff

This page lists library staff supporting research, study and teaching for staff, students and visitors at the University of Bath.


Research Services

We work closely with the University’s research community providing publishing and citation analysis, showcasing the University’s research publications and curating our University’s archives, institutional records, research data and research collections.


Open Access Publishing

We aim to support University researchers to publish your work in line with open access policies to increase visibility and impact.

Research Data Service

The Research Data Service can provide advice on writing Data Management Plans, organising, storing, archiving, and sharing your data.

Research Analytics Service

The Research Analytics Service supports researchers and Departments/Schools in accessing and interpreting publications, citations and collaboration data.

Records Management Service

The Records Management Service aims to ensure that recorded information across the University is created, maintained and disposed of as effectively as possible.