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Lanarkshire Campus Library

The Library HUB is accessible 24/7 and is located on the Ground Floor of Building Two. The entrance to the Library is opposite the lifts in Building Two.

Staffed Opening Hours Terms 1 & 2

  • Monday 08.30-21.00
  • Tuesday 08.30-21.00
  • Wednesday 08.30-21.00
  • Thursday 08.30-21.00
  • Friday 08.30-17.30
  • Saturday 09.00-17.00
  • Sunday CLOSED

Self Service Portal

All students and staff members have access to an online Self Service Portal to search through the answers to FAQs, log calls or place service requests and review the progress of any submitted requests.

Visit the Self Service Portal

Opening Hours Term 3

Staffed Opening Hours Term 3

  • Monday 08.30-17.30
  • Tuesday 08.30-17.30
  • Wednesday 08.30-17.30
  • Thursday 08.30-21.00
  • Friday 08.30-17.30
  • Saturday 09.00-13.00
  • Sunday CLOSED

Christmas & Public Holiday Closure Dates

Please note that Lanarkshire Campus Library will be closed on the following dates:

The Library will be unstaffed for the holidays from 12.30pm on Friday 21 December 2018 until Tuesday 2 January 2019.  Staffed hours will resume on Wednesday 3rd January 2019, when normal opening hours will apply.  

24/7 access to the Library will be available throughout the holiday period for all UWS staff and students.

Online access anytime: staff and students can log-in to UWS Portal which has a wealth of information on a range of UWS support services including the Library.  Or browse the Library section of this website.

Public Holiday - Good Friday Friday 19th April 2019 

Public Holiday – Easter Monday Monday 22nd April 2019

Public Holiday – May Day Monday 6th May 2019

Glasgow Fair Monday (Lanarkshire campus) Monday 15th July 2019

Paisley Fair Monday (Paisley, Ayr, Dumfries  campuses)   Monday 5th August 2019



  • Library HUB desk for library/HUB-related enquiries
  • Self-service kiosks for issue and return of books, collection of reserved items and payment of fines
  • One Search points to search our print collections
  • Student computers to access the UWS network and our digital collections
  • Laptop/device charging points
  • Self-service laptop borrowing available
  • Multi-function devices for printing, photocopying and scanning
  • Wifi access to the UWS network and Eduroam
  • Toilets


Study spaces

  • Group study area (left side of Library)
  • Quiet study area (right side of Library)
  • Silent study
  • Bookable group study rooms


Print resources

Print books and print journals on the following subjects:

  • Education
  • Health & Nursing
  • Media & Culture
  • Social Sciences
  • Sport

Dissertations (undergraduate and postgraduate)


Last updated: 13/07/2018

University of the West of Scotland - Lanarkshire Campus

Stephenson Place

Hamilton International Park

South Lanarkshire

G72 0LH




Telephone: +44 (0)1698 894424