Getting Started with Library and IT

Welcome to the University of Stirling! Information Services manages a broad range of services that students use on a daily basis during their studies at the University.  Below you will find some useful links to get the most out the services we offer.

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Where to start?

your computer account

Your computer account

By now you should have discovered your computer account. Find out more information about how to save your work and security precautions to take whilst using your computer account. 



Student email is one of the primary ways the University communicates with you. Learn how to check your email and utilise our mail software to its full potential.

Connect your device to our network

You've just moved into residences, or wish to use the wireless on campus. Learn how to quickly get your computer connected to Wi-Fi.

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Printing & Photocopying

Watch our how-to videos on how to print and photocopy on campus.

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About the Library

Find out when the library is open, overdue fines, and your borrowing limits.


Library Subject Research Guides

Starting point for your assignments and research.


find resources

How to find... 

Need to find a book or resource in the library? Start here to discover how to find physical or electronic resources.

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Students are expected to cite references in their studies. Find out how to reference successfully, and use our referencing software Refworks.

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