University of East Anglia Library

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University of East Anglia Library

University of East Anglia Library

Accessing the Library

To enter the Library and borrow library materials you will need a campus card. To use IT facilities you will need an IT Account

New students

For new students acquiring a campus card and IT account is part of the Online registration process and you will be given your campus card and IT account details at the time of registration after arriving at UEA.

New staff

Staff paid by and working at UEA should ensure that their signed contract of employment has been returned to UEA Human Resources. Once UEA Human Resources have processed your signed contract, please download a campus card application form and submit it to the IT Service Desk in the Library.

Further information for new students and staff


Information is available here for other key user groups:

Users with disabilities (information covers access to the building as well as equipment and services)

Students and staff from Associated Colleges

External borrowers



Further information can be found in the Campus Card and IT Account information on the IT Services website

How to borrow materials from the Library

Library material can be borrowed or returned using self-service facilities, available 24 hours per day throughout the year

Staff are available to help you with any queries or problems during Library Helpdesk opening hours.

To borrow library items you need a campus card. If you are a new student you should have received this at registration. If you do not have a campus card please ask at the Campus Card point at the IT Service Desk on floor 0. Information is available for staff, students and others wishing to apply for a campus card.

Take your selected items to the self-service terminals near the Library Helpdesk on Floor 0. All library material must be issued and a receipt issued before it leaves the building.