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Books and ebooks

Use our library catalogue to find the resources you need. Here you will find books, ebooks, print journals, and more.

What do you want to find today?

How do I search the library catalogue?

Type one or more words that best describe what you are looking for or numbers, e.g. ISBN, into the above search box and press the Enter key or click the "Search" button. You can also visit our library catalogue directly and search in the same way.

Reserving items

The Reservation service allows you to reserve items currently out on loan and we will notify you when the item is available for you to collect. Please note you will be placed in a queue for items in high demand. How to reserve an item

Study Tip - check to see if there is an e copy of the item you require or look at other items with similar titles, they may have the information you require.

How do I manage my library account?

Manage your library account using the My Account section on the library catalogue. Within My Account you can:

  • List items you currently have on loan and renew them
  • List outstanding charges and pay them online
  • List your reservations including their current status and cancel any you no longer need
  • List your interlibrary loans
  • See your loan history (items you've borrowed before)
  • See your notifications (such as overdues)

What else is available from the library catalogue?

The library catalogue offers the ability to search extra collections. These include the Sunderland Repository (SURE) and special collections. To search the extra collections you will need to visit the library catalogue directly. Make a selection from the drop-down list to the right of the search box; you may select each collection or all.

What happens if the item I want is not on the library catalogue?

Use our interlibrary loan (ILL) service to try to get it from another UK Library.

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