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Covid–19 Library update

Important changes to our services. Find out more

Support while you're learning online

Get help, gain study skills and browse thousands of resources

Support for your subject

To support you in your studies, there’s lots of help and advice available, whenever you need it and however you prefer to learn. 

Virtual helpdesk 

  • Chat with a librarian
  • FAQs will also give you instant answers to some of your questions.

Your Subject Librarian 

  • Specialist support and advice throughout your course.
  • Group training sessions
  • Virtual one-to-ones for tailored advice
  • You will find a 60 second introduction from your own subject librarian in your Moodle area. 

Flexible teaching sessions 

  • Bespoke online Information Skills (InfoSkills) teaching sessions at strategic times during your course
  • Bookable online workshops throughout the year to support your studies and research.
    • developing effective search skills   
    • locating appropriate information  
    • critically evaluating data sources
    • citing, referencing and organising your resources
    • managing your digital identity and online wellbeing

Subject guides  

The most appropriate databases and resources for your assignments. 

Online self-directed learning resources 

Get started searching Library Search, evaluate the information you find, learn the ins and out of referencing, or do some in-depth research, there’s help available via our Videos, guides and interactive tutorials.