Distance and remote learners

Through electronic accessscan and deliver or postal loans, most Library resources are available to students studying at a distance from the University. 

We are here to help so if you have problems accessing any of our resources or finding the information you need, email library@st-andrews.ac.uk

Book delivery service and returning books

If you are a distance or remote learning students living in the United Kingdom the Library can post books out to you. Send a list of the titles you want by email: library@st-andrews.ac.uk (where possible, please include the class mark, author, title and year). There may be a charge of £6.70 to cover postage costs by registered mail and insurance. If an item is recalled by another user, you will be emailed to let you know. Inter Library Loan items can not be posted out. 

If you can’t get to the Library to return books, please post them back to:

User Services
University of St Andrews Library
North Street
St Andrews
KY16 9TR

We can't cover your costs for returning these items.