Discovery is the Heriot-Watt University system that enables students and staff to identify and access library resources from any location and any device across all campuses.
It provides fast and efficient searching and filtering of resources from one place.

Go to Discovery and sign in with your usual HWU username and password.

There are user guides on our webpages:

If you need help, ask at the Service Desk in your campus library or contact us by email or phone – see Contact/Visit Us


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  1. is the discovery not available for public?


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