Undergraduate Borrowing Scheme

Project Outline

This Northern Collaboration project is a pilot for reciprocal borrowing for full time undergraduates. The project will run for one academic year - Sept 2014 to July 2015.

The participating universities are:

  • Cumbria
  • Edge Hill
  • Huddersfield
  • Liverpool Hope
  • Salford
  • Teesside

Project Drivers
The key drivers for this project are:

  • Provision of a differentiated offer to HEFCE funded students in the North of England
  • Improved collaboration and sharing of publicly funded resources across HE libraries in the North of England
  • Extension of access arrangements to students in participating libraries

Project Evaluation

  • Evaluation of the scheme will be on-going throughout the pilot with 3 specific checkpoints - December 2014, March 2015 and June 2015
  • Each participating institution will review the process with relevant staff and report back on usage, as well as any staff and student feedback regarding the scheme
  • Project team members: Paula Clover, Angela Griffin, Helen Jamieson, Annie Kilner, Lorraine Noel, Satish Patel, Bev Peters, Mark Ramsden, Jane Robinson, Lisa Toner