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Library 101: what you need to know

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Here’s our top three things that you should know about the Library at the beginning of semester.

Student is reading a book. A library shelf is behind them.

The Library catalogue is your gateway to journal articles, databases and books

Our Library catalogue contains thousands of resources that you can browse online 24/7. As part of your studies, you’ll need to research texts and read widely for assignments – the Library catalogue is the best to get what you need. Most items can be accessed online so you won’t even need to come to campus.

We’re holding a bunch of workshops to help you search and start your assignments – come along if you can!

Our academic and study skills website UniSkills is ready when you need help

UniSkills is a one-stop, easy to use, interactive platform with modules to help you through your university journey. It includes five topics that will help you with your studies:

  • assignment skills
  • study skills
  • digital skills
  • numeracy skills
  • referencing

You can pop in as you need to revise study basics, or follow our guides from start to finish for a complete experience. It’s worth a look!

Get in touch with the Library if you need help or have questions

If you need help using Library services or are not sure where to start with our academic support services, please get in touch! We’d love to help you get the resources and skills you need to complete your studies.

We’re available to answer your queries via phone and online.