Library and research skills for ELTC

StarPlus, the library catalogue

Log in to MUSE and choose "StarPlus - Library Catalogue" from My services.

Search "University Collections" to find electronic & print books, journals and theses.

Search "Articles and More" to find journal articles and other subscribed and open access content.

For help using searching StarPlus, please see

Borrowing books

You can borrow 25 books.

Check your weekly borrowing statement email or 'myLibrary' Account in StarPlus regularly to see what you have on loan.

You can issue books using the self-service machines.  You will need your UCard and PIN.  To change your PIN, please see

To learn more about the self-service machines, please see

Library sites

Western Bank Library

The Diamond (open 24/7)

Information Commons (open 24/7)

Health Sciences Libraries

Other places to study

There are over 1,600 computers around the campus.

The University of Sheffield Campus Map

Find available PCs around campus


Use your UCard to print, scan and photocopy.

To add credit:

  • Log in to MUSE and select 'myPrinting Account' from 'My services'
  • Use the value loaders within the libraries

You can also scan items and send to your email account for no charge.

Using laptops and mobile devices

Wi-Fi is available in libraries and throughout the University.

Self- service laptop loans are available at the Information Commons and The Diamond.

You can print from your own computer or mobile device.

To connect to wireless, please see

Library essentials

Finding help

Whatever your IT problem, CiCS are here to help.

ELTC help

ELTC Finding Information

Finding information