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UWI Mona Library Orientation: Home

Learn about the library, its people, resources and services.

Welcome to UWI Mona LIbrary


Welcome to the UWI Mona Campus Library System which includes the Main Library as well as the Law, Medical, Science and Western Jamaica Campus branches. The staff is committed to providing our clients with efficient service in a friendly atmosphere. We go the extra mile in providing the information resources in support of the teaching, learning and research activities of both students and faculty. This LibGuide will provide general information about using the UWI Mona Libraries for research and study.

Library Video

Semester Opening Hours


Main  Library:  Mon - Fri:  8.30am - 6:00am, Sat: 8:30 am - 12:00am, Sun: 12:pm - 8:00pm
Medical: Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 10:00pm, Sat: 8:30am - 4:00pm, Sun: Closed

Law, Science Library & WISC: Mon - Fri:  8.30am - 5:00am, Sat: 8:30 am - 4:00pm, Sunday: Closed

Western Jamaica Campus: Mon-Thu: 9:00am - 9:00pm, Fri: 9:00am - 7:00pm, Sat 10:00am - 6:00pm

Overnight Reading Room (ONRR), Main Library: Sat 12:15am - Sun 6:00am & Sun 8:15pm - Mon 6:00am

*Opening times are subject to change during summer and/or holiday periods

UWI MONA UWILinC Training Sessions - Learn how to find sources for your assignements

This 1 hour session offers the basics in finding material for assignments and navigating this information discovery tool. Students can sign up online for a session @ or drop-ins are also welcome. 

Searching UWILINC Using Keywords

Your UWI ID Card is also your Library Card

With the UWI ID Card you can:

  • Enter the library
  • Check out books, etc. from the library
  • Use UWI Mona's online research resources
  • Print

Access the online resources linked from the UWILinC site.

  1. Input the student ID# from your card.
  2. Input the last 4 digits of your ID# for the PIN
  3. Having trouble logging in with your password? Contact MITS.

Library Tours

Tours are planned throughout the library system, where students are taken to the various sections of the Library and are given information about the facilities and services we offer. We also provide tours on request.