Exam support from the Templeman Library

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With exams just around the corner here are some of the key support services and resources to help you through this busy period.

Finding and accessing online resources

Our librarians have been working with your module convenors to make sure that core reading material for exams is available online. Check our easy to use guide to make sure that you can find and access all the materials you need.

Digital Library

You can access a huge range of high-quality digital resources, such as e-books, e-journals, databases, newspapers, and multimedia though your digital library.

Subject guides

Your one stop shop for key subject resources to help you access high quality information that will help you get those top marks.

Exam space in the Templeman Library

To support you in taking your online exams we have a range of individual, socially distanced study spaces available in the Templeman Library.

Chat with a Librarian

Get in touch with your librarian if you would like help with:

  • using a specific library resource
  • referencing sources
  • finding alternatives if the resource is not available digitally
  • researching a topic for assignments or your dissertation

You can book an appointment through your subject guide web page.

Borrowing books

The Templeman Library and the Drill Hall Library are open and you can borrow books which are essential for your studies and exam preparation.

Please remember to return books you no longer need, especially if you’re leaving Kent this year or are going to be away from campus over the summer.

Software and apps

Use Software finder to find free tools and apps that can help make your studies and revision easier.

Health and wellbeing

Visit Exam Calm for information and activities to help you stay calm, connected and feel prepared to tackle your exams.

Technical exam support

If you have any technical problems with the online exam process, for example accessing or logging into Moodle, working with file formats, accessing software or uploading exam papers, contact the IT & Library Support Desk.

We’re available:

  • Monday to Friday 09:00 to 21:00
    (plus 08:00 to 09:00 by phone, email or chat for exam support only)
  • Saturday and Sunday 12:00 to 18:00
    (plus 08:00 to 12:00 by phone, email or chat for exam support only)

Student guidance for online exams 2021

For more information see the essential University guide to online exams which explains how online exams will work this year and lets you know where to go for support.

We wish all our students the best of exam success in 2021.

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