IT and Library Services

Digital Copying

Digital copying and scanning provides scanned articles by request for mounting in Moodle or a secure Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

The library operates a scanning service, via a Request form (requires login), under the terms of the Copyright Licensing Agency (CLA) Higher Education Licence.

Key Service Information

Features and Benefits

  • Allows reading/reference material to be stored within the VLE
  • Allows use of one set of source material by an entire class


The service is available to all members of university staff


    Support hours:

    09.00 - 17.00 weekdays other than University and Bank Holidays

    User service issues:

    Any dissatisfaction with the service should be addressed in the first instance to the IT Service Desk:
    Telephone: 020 8331 7555, visit the IT Service Desk pages or you may also submit a query online

Help & further information

For further information, please see

For information regarding personal scanning, please see the entry on scanning and the MFD area of the site

  • Other relevant information can be found in: