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Welcome to LSAD Library, we have a huge range of resources to help you through your research. In addition to a vast amount of hardcopy books, we also have journals, online databases, artist catalogues, artist books, reference material, DVD'S and theses.This guide will give you all the information you need to navigate our website and find out how to avail of all our services. Please explore this page, and also the tabs at the top of this screen to find out more about our library resources.

Borrowing and loan periods



  • Undergraduate – 7 items
  • Postgraduate – 9 items
  • Staff – 12 items

Loan periods

  • Main stack – 2 weeks (Postgraduate – 3 weeks, Staff – 4 weeks)
  • Short loan – 3 days
  • Reserve loan – 2 hours

How to renew your books

  1. Visit
  2. Login to your account
  3. Enter your  LIT username and password
  4. Select the titles you wish to renew
  5. You can renew items unless they have been requested by another user.

How to request books

If the book you need has already been borrowed, the catalogue will display when a copy of that book is due for return, use the PLACE HOLD option to reserve the first available copy.


Log in to your account  (with your LIT username and password) and place a hold.

You will receive an email from us when the book is ready for collection.

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Online Resources

Available 24/7 wherever you are.
You can access a wide range of online resources (such as eBooks, eJournals and databases) through LIT library Discover! search at
All you need is Internet access, device and your  LIT username and password.


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