May 2020: The Sconul Access scheme is currently suspended due to the COVID 19 pandemic. No new applications will be processed at this time and there will not be access for existing Sconul Access members.
University of Bedfordshire staff and students have free use of Sconul Access.
SCONUL Access is a reciprocal scheme which allows many university library users to borrow or use books and journals at other libraries which belong to the scheme. The scheme covers most of the university libraries in the UK and Ireland.
If you are:
and your university or college is a member of the scheme, you may be able to borrow from other college or university libraries.
If you are:
and your university or college is a member of the scheme, you may be able to use the resources of other college and university libraries for reference.
Join SCONUL Access and find out which libraries you can use. You will need your Library or ID Card number from your home institution to complete the application.
Access25 replaces the previous M25 Access and Borrowing Scheme.
All information about Access25 can be found on our website under ‘Resources and Activities’. There is a shortcut URL at www.m25lib.ac.uk/access25 There is a User guide; List of participating libraries and the application form for users to join.
Key points to note are: