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0121 204 4525
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Aston University
Aston Triangle
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Search for books using the search box above.

If you want to search for journal articles, use the databases listed in the Accessing online resources tab.

Registering for guest access

Visitors who are not part of a recognised scheme such as SCONUL Access can visit Aston University Library up to 3 times per year for reference purposes. Please report to the Welcome desk at the Library entrance to obtain a one day reference pass.  

Passes are available 09:00-17:00 Mondays - Fridays

Day passes are NOT available at the weekends.

Day passes are NOT available between 3 May - 29 June 2014 due to our busy revision and examination period.

Please note: you will need photographic ID (such as a passport) and proof of your current home address.  You may also be asked for proof of age.

Who can visit the Library?

Guests can visit Aston University Library up to 3 times per year for reference purposes.  Staff and students at other institutions may be able to visit more frequently through the SCONUL Access scheme

Using the Library's resources

As a guest to the Library, you are entitled to make use of our printed and electronic resources. See the Accessing books and Accessing online resources pages for more information.