Looking for resources? Use Library search (the new name for SOLAR).

Answered By: Emma Pearson
Last Updated: Jan 25, 2017     Views: 57

Library Search is available on and off campus, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

If you are a Salford University student or staff member, sign in to Library Search with your network (Blackboard) username and password to search our collections, save your searches and check your library account.  First click on the Sign in option in the top hand corner of the Library Search screen then, choose the 'Students & Staff' option:


Then log in to your account:

‚ÄčIf you are an external borrower, click the 'External Borrowers' option and log in using the username and password given to you in your membership confirmation letter.

All of the Library's collections are available to search in Library Search including:

  • Books and e-books 
  • Journals and e-journals
  • Articles
  • Theses
  • Archives and Special Collections
  • Audio Visual