Information for other Libraries

Loans and photocopies of items held by the University of Glasgow Library can be provided to libraries in the UK and abroad.

UK libraries

Apply to library-dds@glasgow.ac.uk quoting your BL account number and request reference number. We will also accept requests via WorldShare.

Books will usually be supplied for approx 7 weeks but are subject to recall.  We do not lend audiovisual material, newspapers, material published before 1900 or items held in our Special Collections Department.

We do not lend thesis but many titles are available via the EThOS service

Libraries outside the UK 

Apply to library-dds@glasgow.ac.uk. Our charge is 1 IFLA voucher per photocopy and 2 IFLA vouchers per loan. Please confirm you can supply these vouchers when making your application.

We also accept requests via WorldShare.

We do not lend audiovisual material, newspapers, material published before 1900 or items held in our Special Collections Department. We are unable to lend theses but many of these items are available via the EThOS service.