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Academic Partnerships

If you are a student or *staff member at one of our Partner Institutions you are entitled to the following services, including full access to the University Library's e-resources and student portal. Guidance for Partnership students and staff on how to access the library's print and electronic resources is available via our Partner Institutions Library Guide.

* College staff teaching on a Foundation degree or supporting learning (e.g. Librarians).

Computing accounts

Students: computing accounts are generated as part of enrolment

Teaching Staff: Apply by filling out a RUTS registration form, found under the Registered University Teachers (RUTS) section. Forms should be returned to Academic Partnerships – see address at end of article.

University of Plymouth Card

With your card you can borrow books, book a study room and pay for printing & photocopying

Students: Apply for a card via the Academic Partnerships – find out about the Plymouth campus webpage.

Teaching Staff: Apply by filling out an Associate application form found under the Registered University Teachers (RUTS) section. Return the completed application to the Academic Partnerships address stated on the form.

Other services available

Borrow books from the University of Plymouth library and pick them up from your college library. Speak to your college library for further information.

Journal articles and book chapters can be scanned and emailed free of charge to you via your College Library. Copyright Limits apply.

Student contact for Academic Partnerships

For queries relating to student access and University of Plymouth card issues contact:

Data and Enrolments, Academic Partnerships, University of Plymouth, Room 300, 3rd Floor Hepworth House, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA

Email: apenrolments@plymouth.ac.uk 

Teaching Staff contact for Academic Partnerships

For queries relating to RUT accounts and University of Plymouth card applications:

Academic Partnerships Faculty Office, Plymouth University, 3rd Floor Hepworth House, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA

Email: academicpartnerships@plymouth.ac.uk

Contact for Partner College Libraries

For receiving books/articles/chapters

Partnership Loans Charles Seale-Hayne Library, Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth. PL4 8AA

Telephone: 01752 588766

Email: partnershiploans@plymouth.ac.uk