Borders College

Campus Library

Welcome to your College Library Services. For all our news, resources and training videos, students should check out the Library Services tab on Moodle. Here's a few bits of quick info to get you started.

You've already joined!

As soon as you enrol as a student at Borders College you are automatically a member of the Library so you can start using the Library services straight away. Your student card is also your library card so you don't have to fill in any fiddly paperwork – it's all done for you.

Campus Library

Library opening hours

Monday to Friday 0845 - 1700
From Monday 16th September - Friday 20th December  
Monday to Thursday 0845 - 2145
Friday 0845 - 1700
Saturday 1000 - 1545

The Campus Library stays open over the spring and summer vacations and students are welcome to use the Library over these periods.


A huge collection of over 9,000 e-books on every subject taught at Borders College.

Click here to access 
Username and password same as IT login details

Harvard Referencing help

Click here for step by step help with Harvard Referencing

Library catalogue

Your Library has over 20,000 printed books, DVDs and magazines covering all the subjects taught at Borders College. Our helpful and friendly staff are waiting to help you find what you need for your studies.

Click here to search your Library

Britannica – Info you can rely on

Up to date and easy to access high quality information. It includes Encyclopedia Britannica, Interactive World Atlas, videos, e-books and much more.

Click here to access Britannica Academic (on-campus).

Click here to access Britannica Academic (off-campus, use your College login details).

Britannica Image Quest

Image Quest provides you with thousands of quality Copyright free images.

Click here to access.

Library staff

Our friendly and helpful team are looking forward to welcoming you to the library service and helping you throughout the year. Remember, all College students can use the library service regardless of where and how you are studying. To find out more or for help on getting started with your studies please contact the team:

The Library is fully accessible to students with disabilities. If you need assistance in getting to the Library, please contact staff at reception.