Participating Libraries

Join Us

All UK Local Authorities across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are welcome to opt their libraries into the Access to Research initiative, for free.

If you are a local authority and would like to participate in the Access to Research initiative, email us at

Are you a participating Local Authority? Do you want your libraries to be listed on this site? Just let us know and we will send a spreadsheet to complete: email us on

Supported by

Publishers Licensing Society (PLS) The Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers The Publishers Association ProQuest The Society of Chief Librarians OCLC