If you are current member of Libraries NI, the Northern Ireland public library service, you can apply to join the Ulster University Library as a borrower.

Civic Access borrowers may borrow up to 2 standard loan books from any of our libraries. They can also request books to be sent between any of our campus libraries.

Civic Access membership of the Ulster University Library is usually available for the duration of your Libraries NI membership but initial membership is for a period of two years. Membership can be renewed as necessary.

Applications for civic access borrower scheme must be made via the online application form. If you have difficulty with this please contact us using the details below. Your Ulster University borrower card will be sent to your home address within five working days.

We will send you a guide to using the library for Civic Access borrowers along with your new borrower card.

We regret that access to e-journals, databases and other online resources is not available to Civic Access borrowers because of strict licensing rules limiting access to current staff and students of the University.


If you have any questions about joining the Ulster University Library as a civic access member please contact:

Contact Information: Civic Access Borrower Scheme Contact
Ciaran Cregan
(Head of Customer Focus and Business Support)
Magee Library +44 (0)28 7137 5386 cr.cregan@ulster.ac.uk 

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