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Electronic Resources Help: Alumni access to e-resources

Online guidance and information about the Library's electronic resources

Alumni library resources

Register for access to alumni online library resources using the Alumni Online Resources Request Form

University of Exeter alumni may register for free access to a limited range of online resources (not be used for commercial or business purposes).

Graduation day celebration, remember to register for online alumni resources

Alumni borrower

Apply for library borrowing membership by completing the Application to become a Library Borrower. This membership allows you to:


  • Borrow 4 items at one time
  • Access alumni online resources (without having to register separately, as above)

Alumni online resources, which resources are included?

JSTOR Alumni - a shared digital library, largely concentrating on social sciences and the humanities. It currently includes more than 1,700 academic journals, along with many other materials.  You will need to Register a personal account in order to access content.

Business Source Alumni Edition - Please get in touch for details. (If you made your account before Jan 2020 and you need the new password, please contact us)

- providing business magazines and journals including publications in marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, econometrics, economics and more.

Plus a great list of other resources covering a wide range of subjects:

American Institute of Physics American Society of Civil Engineers Annual Reviews
Bloomsbury & Faber Collection Brill Online Journals Churchill Archive
Duke University Press GeoScience World IOS Press Content Library
Project Muse Sage Journals Sage Research Methods
SIAM Journals Online Walter de Gruyter  


Visitor access restored at Forum Library

Alumni and other registered external visitors are welcome to use the Forum Library from Monday August 2nd.  Visitors should use the library during staffed hours which are currently:

9.00 - 6.00 Monday to Friday at Forum library

10.00 - 6.00 Saturdays to Sundays at Forum library

10.00 - 4.00 Monday to Friday at St Luke's Library (Haighton)

9.00 - 6.00 Monday to Friday at Old Library (enquiries to staff at Forum library)

There will be drop in study spaces on Level 0 where visitors can scan a green QR code to register their visit for track and trace purposes.  If you do not have a smart phone please visit the enquiries desk on level 0 where staff can record your details. Please email in advance of your visit if you have any special requirements.  Please note the library continues to operate with a reduced staffing capacity.

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