Answered By: Tim Leonard
Last Updated: May 28, 2020     Views: 54

This answer relates to Library services during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

Find the book on the Library Catalogue. Only books from the Peter Marsh Library (Main Library) are available at present. 

Click on Reserve this item

Login with your library account details. This is your UoB Student number plus your Library PIN. Your PIN will initially be set to the day and year of your birthday e.g. 1st April 1976 is 0176. You can reset your PIN if you have changed and forgotten it.

Once logged in, click Reserve


Your reservation will be placed. If you have any difficulties with this, please contact the Library or use our Library Chat service. 

You will receive an email when your book is ready for collection. Once you have received this email, you can book a collection slot at

Please do not book a collection slot until your book is ready. 

Please bring your University of Bolton ID card to access the building and collect your books. If you have reached your full entitlement of books, you will need to return items before borrowing any more.