Find a book

Finding books at Preston and other locations

Finding books at the Preston Campus Library:

First Floor

  • Items numbered 000-399
  • Oversize Collection 000-999
  • Law Collection

Second Floor

  • Items numbered 400-999
  • Sport England Collection


Reserve a Book

Reserving books

  • How to place/cancel reservations on books which are currently out on loan.
  • How to request books located at other UCLan sites or from the Special Collections.

Requesting an Inter-Library Loan
Find out how to get books, journal articles, conference papers and theses from other libraries if they are not available in any of UCLan’s libraries.



Library Search - Search for details of every item owned by the library

My Library Account - View for details of books you have on loan and any reservations you have placed


Search Ebooks

The Library provides access to several collections of full-text ebooks covering a wide range of subject areas. With searchable content, built-in dictionaries and no fines, Ebooks are a great way to do your research.