University of Bolton Library Catalogue

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University of Bolton Library Catalogue

University of Bolton Library Catalogue, Our Library Catalogue lists all the items (books, journals, DVDs & theses, newspapers, conference proceedings, videos and CDs) that are available in the Library. You can access the Library Catalogue directly by using the link on the right hand side of the screen. To help you in getting started searching the Library Catalogue we have prepared a quick start guide:


Library Catalogue – My Account

You can access your Library borrower account via the Library Catalogue from both on and off campus. You will need to log into your account in order to:

  • Check when your items are due for return
  • Renew your items
  • Make reservations
  • See if your reservations are ready for collection
  • Check if you have any outstanding fines
  • Save lists of items

Please see the following quick start guide for more detailed information on accessing your Library borrower account online:


Item not in stock?

Can’t find what you are looking for on our Library Catalogue? Then try this list of other options.

It might be worth checking other nearby universities to see if the they stock the item. You may be able to use the SCONUL Access scheme to use the item for reference in the library or borrow the item (depending on your SCONUL Access rights)You could also check local public libraries such as Bolton, Manchester, Salford and Lancashire.

You can always use the Inter-Library Loans service where we will apply to the British Library for the item for a small fee. For further details please see the Inter-Library Loans service web page.

If your item is on a reading list and not stocked by the Library, please speak to the staff at the Subject Help Desk for advice.