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Click and Collect: Home

The click and collect service at Colchester and Loughton allows you to request and pick up physical copies of the books you need for your studies.

The click and collect service allows you to book a 30 minute time slot to pick up physical items from Colchester and Loughton.

You can select up to 5 items to pick up per slot and you can book one slot per week.

Full terms and conditions can found when booking a slot below.

With new COVID lockdown restrictions in place, please use electronic resources in the first instance and avoid travelling to campus where possible.

Colchester Click and Collect

Use this section to request books from the Albert Sloman Library at Colchester Campus.

Door A refers to the door facing the Silberrad Centre. 

Door B refers to the door facing square 5.

You will be required to come to the door you select from the form below and you must bring your registration card.

Please only attend once you have received confirmation of your booking and at your allocated time slot, ensuring you are wearing a face covering. You will be asked to show ID through the door before being let in to collect your requested items from the trolley. They will already be issued to your library account at point of collection. No further access will be permitted beyond this point. 

Hand sanitiser will be available.

Please note that confirmation emails for Colchester Click and Collect requests will not be sent between 5pm Friday and 12pm Sunday due to staff not being on site.

Book a Colchester Slot

Loughton Click and Collect

Use this section to request books from the Loughton Library and IT Centre on Loughton Campus.

Your items will be on the table to the left as you enter.

You will be required to come to the door, knock, and present your registration card to staff who will let you in to collect your items.

Please only attend at your allocated time slot and ensure you are wearing a face covering. You will be asked to show ID through the door before being let in to collect your requested items from the table. They will already be issued to your library account at point of collection. No further access will be permitted beyond this point. 

Hand sanitiser will be available.

Book a Loughton Slot

Southend Click and Collect

click and collect service is available with members able to request books online or by phone for collection.

Click and Collect slots will be available between 10-4 Monday to Saturday. Please wait for an email confirming your pick up time before coming to the library. 

Details are available by clicking the link or accessing the document below. 

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