Our collections

The University Library’s collection is discoverable via FindIt@Bham - a 'one stop shop' for identifying and accessing a huge range of print and electronic library collections. 

Electronic resources  
Get information about the electronic resources made available by Library Services including databases, eJournals and eBooks. Get help to set up your mobile device and smartphone to access resources electronically.

Print collections
Information on our books, printed journals and archive materials.

AV materials
Find out about our film, television and music holdings and our AV equipment, as well as film and music streaming access.

The Wellbeing Collection
The Wellbeing Collection is a set of research-based publications (both print and eBook) which provide support and advice for coping with a wide range of psychological and emotional issues which commonly affect students.

The Electronic Theses Online System (EThOS) offers free access to the full text of UK theses. 

Borrowing books
Borrowing options and services for members of staff, students and registered users, such as interlibrary loans, postal loans, and store and intersite fetching. 

The University of Birmingham Institutional Research Archive (UBIRA) is the open access repository for full text research materials produced by researchers at the University.

Advice for donating material to Library Services.




Professional Services