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Print books and other items are currently unavailable. If you need an electronic version of a book on your reading list, a textbook for your exams or any other book for study please talk to your librarian.

You can also suggest a book for purchase or use Document Delivery, see Get items not available at Imperial.

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Online resources

We provide access to nearly 300,000 online resources, including e-books, e-journals and databases. The majority are available off-site from any location.

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If we do not have an item you require you can request it through our Document Delivery Service.

We are currently unable to provide walk-in access to online resources or to some Business services.

Online resources temporarily available during COVID-19

Many publishers have made their content freely available during the COVID-19 pandemic.

We are providing access to some of these on a temporary basis.

Online resources during the COVID-19 pandemic