Welcome, Distance Learners

No matter where and when you’re studying, we’re here to help.


A range of specialist software is available to download from IT Services to support your studies.

Microsoft Office is also available to download on up to 5 devices.


We have a wide range of eResources available to all students – these include eBooks, journal articles, and online databases

To log in to eResources, you will need to use the following details:

    • Username: student number
    • Password: IT password
  • If you have any issues with logging in, you can contact us by calling 01902 32 1333, emailing library@wlv.ac.uk, or via ASSIST.

Using other libraries

If you are a student or member of staff at Wolverhampton, you may also be able to visit other university libraries that are members of SCONUL. You can apply for access through SCONUL https://www.sconul.ac.uk/. Once you have received a confirmation email, please contact the institution you would like to visit to arrange this.


Support is available 24/7 via the Assist chat service.

You can also contact us via email at library@wlv.ac.uk or phone on 01902 32 1333.

For further sources of support for distance learners, visit: https://www.wlv.ac.uk/current-students/student-support/study-support-at-a-distance/