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Darlington Campus Library

Contact us

For help with a variety of enquiries you can contact the Library by:



  Teesside University Library

Telephone: 01642 342100 (Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00)

At the iZone on the ground floor of the Library during staffed opening hours

Library help live: Instant chat 4.45pm - 10.00am, 7 days per week at

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Your Teesside University Smart Card (TUSC)

If you are a new student at Darlington Campus, you can obtain your TUSC from the Darlington Campus Library once you have enrolled.

Your TUSC allows you to:TUSC image

  • Borrow, renew and reserve books - you will need your Username and PIN
  • Access to University buildings and the Library during self service hours
  • Use the MyPrint system in the Library and around campus
  • Make cashless payments at catering outlets throughout campus
  • Use as a form of Identification

Access your Library account via your University Username e.g. X1234567 and 4 digit PIN


The MyTUSC services page enables you to select TUSC related actions such as cancel or replace a lost TUSC, add funds to Cashless catering or MyPrint.

Please Note: you should have set your security details and PIN at MyLogin before performing any actions.

What is my PIN?

You need a PIN to borrow items from the library, to renew and reserve items online via My Account. You can set up your own PIN or re-set an existing PIN by logging on at: MyLogin.

Select the option to Manage your security details from the top left hand side menu and follow the onscreen instructions.

IT User name & Password

Your IT User name and password is given to you by your School. If this does not happen please ask the the Customer Service Desk on the ground floor at Darlington Campus.

Your IT username and password enables you to:

  • Log into PCs on campus
  • Access online databases and journals off campus (see link below)
  • Access your student email account

You can change your password using the MyLogin link below.

MyMail (Email)

Your student email address is the official University communication channel, your Library notifications will be sent to this address. The following link gives more information.


Printing and photocopying

The University has integrated printing and photocopying service called MyPrint. Darlington Campus has 2 MyPrint stations:

  • One in the Library offering A4/A3 printing/copying and a free scan to email facility in colour or mono.
  • One on the first floor balcony offering A4 mono printing/copy and free scan to email facility.

The system operates by using your TUSC and touching the options on the display panel on the print station. For more information on printing and crediting your account visit the MyTUSC page below.