Make the most of your library from anywhere

Study where you are

When you can’t get to campus, the tips below will help you study effectively from wherever you need to be.

Digital essentials

Find a vast range of high quality digital resources, including e-books, academic journals, newspapers, data sets, multimedia and government publications. They’re essential to your assignments, research and teaching.

Find the content you need and check out our time-saving tips and tools.

Brush up on your library research skills

Work through our Library Research Skills Moodle module to build confidence and prepare yourself for your next assignments

Know the best resources for your subject

Discover your subject guide to find the key resources recommended by your librarians for your topic.

Explore our Special Collections and Archives collections and find out why and how to use them.

Catch up on some reading

Use your reading list for the key titles for each of your modules. Broaden your reading by searching for your keywords on LibrarySearch.  If you are away from campus don’t forget to filter your results to E-books.

Try some Open Educational Resources

Find some videos and activities to expand your learning and satisfy your intellectual curiosity. A few suggestions:

  • OpenLearn from the Open University
  • OER Commons created by the Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education
  • Merlot from California State University

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