Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

Reciprocal Borrowing Scheme with the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama

A reciprocal borrowing scheme operates between USW/Merthyr College and the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama (RWCMD).

This allows students and staff access to the collections of the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama. Similarly, the scheme provides access to the collections of the USW/Merthyr College to the students and staff of the RWCMD.

How to apply

Undergraduate students
Take your USW/Merthyr College student ID card (which will become your RWCMD library card) to the library and fill out the application form.
Borrowing entitlement: 2 items (3 week or 1 week loans)

Postgraduate students and USW staff
Please apply via SCONUL Access.
Borrowing entitlement: 5 items (3 week or 1 week loans)


Please note

Membership of RWCMD is for one academic year at a time and will terminate on May 31st.
Items borrowed from the RWCMD library must be returned to the RWCMD.