Welcome to Information Services (IS)

Information Services provide IT and library services to registered students at Aberystwyth University, subject to Information Services Regulations and Guidelines.

To make use of our facilities you will need an Aberystwyth University IT account and an Aber Card.


You will be able activate your University IT account online shortly before your course begins and you will be emailed with instructions for doing this as soon as your account is ready.

Your Aber Card is used:

  • as your student id

and when visiting campus as part of a study school or for research:

Once you have activated your IT account you should apply for your Aber Card online so that it is ready for you when you arrive on campus.