Online Resources

Digital Resources

All students of West College Scotland have access to the resources we subscribe to, including eBooks, journals, newspapers, video and more.

Please click here for more on the resources we currently offer.

Activate your OpenAthens account to access our resources.

  • Click on Login to MyAthens and search for West College Scotland under ‘Find my Institution’.  Click on the link that appears.
  • This should take you to the Microsoft sign-in page.  Enter the following details:
    • Username: StudentNumber@live.wcs.ac.uk e.g. 501234567@live.wcs.ac.uk
    • Password: Date of Birth (ddmmyyyy) e.g. 01021999
  • This activates your OpenAthens account. Please contact library@wcs.ac.uk if you have any problems.

Watch this video:

We have created guides to highlight digital resources that could help with your course of study .  Click on the links below to find resources for your subject:

Contact library@wcs.ac.uk for more information and help.