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How is this affected by coronavirus?
Access to use the library is dependent on current government guidance. Print books are available via click-and-collect. The library team continues to provide an online service. Access to IT can be supported through digital hardship funds.
*These provisions may change.
Each of UWS' five campuses has its own library with an extensive collection of relevant hard-copy and online study resources.
PCs are available to access the UWS network and digital collections, and laptops are available to borrow across all campuses.
A mix of group study, flexible learning, silent and quiet study areas are available to students.
The Lanarkshire library hub is open 24/7, 365 days a year. The Paisley library is home to special collections and archives.
The multifaith chaplaincy team welcomes and celebrates people of all faiths and none. The team offer one-to-one support, multifaith rooms and details on taking part in faith and belief activities in the communities around the campuses.
All students can meet on a one-to-one basis with funding advisers to talk through financial matters. Advice can cover statutory and alternative sources of funding, money management tools and how to access discretionary and childcare funds.
Each campus has a range of social spaces, including the new Neuk and Crannie in Paisley and collaborative learning spaces in Lanarkshire. Global Hangout events have allowed students to connect in an online social space while studying remotely.
Sports facilities and teams are following Covid guidelines. At the time of the survey, gyms were open but sport delivery limited and no group fitness available.
Facilities are open were possible, in line with Covid guidance. Measures include adjustments to capacity, pre-booking, increased cleaning. Exercise at home is ovvered via social media. Sports teams have offered online and remote activities, and resumed training where possible.
See a summary of sports and activities offered below, or search the Sports Table to discover which exercise and facilities are available at each university.
Cardio training machines, including rowing machines
Free weights area (squat racks, benches, lifting platforms)