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Navigation & Maritime

Regulations & Hydrographic publications


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Regs4Ships provides online access to up to date key regulations such as SOLAS, MARPOL, STCW, IMDG and more.

IMO print copies in the Library

IMO regulations and Professional body publications are also available in print format in the library.  MARPOL, IMDG and SOLAS can be found in the Law section on Level 2 (344 or 343) and STCW is in the maritime section on Level 0 (623.8).  Use Primo to search for the titles and identify exact locations.

Hydrographic print copies in the Library

Hydrographic Office publications such as Admiralty guides and pilots are also shelved in the bookstock.  Use Primo to identify titles and exact locations.  The majority are shelved at 623.89 on Level 0.

Professional journals subscribed to by the Library


[Please note: most of these professional online journals will first take you to a webpage detailing the usernames & passwords for Plymouth university staff and students to use to access them.  NB: this is not your usual UoP log in details.]

Print Only

[Print journals are located on Level 0 of the library in the rolling stacks.  The links below give the exact shelfmark for each title. Journals cannot be borrowed so use photocopiers or scanners in the printers to copy material.]


Reliable Maritime resources on the web