Discover what the Library can provide in order to support your studies, including how to improve your research skills, tutorials, workshops and more.
Study support and guidance
StarPlus library catalogue
StarPlus is the University Library online search tool, designed to allow you to search, find and read the Library’s print and online collections.
A mix of bookable and walk-in learning spaces are available in all Library buildings across the University.
A selection of resources to help you develop your referencing skills including attributing sources, creating citations, managing your information and avoiding plagiarism.
Research skills and critical thinking
A wide range of online resources and tutorials to help you improve your skills in research and critical thinking.
Enabling all students to have equal access to Library resources.
Information about our research skills and critical thinking workshops for students.
A full alphabetical list of all of online research skills and critical thinking resources.
Tutorials, videos and guides to support apprentices during your training and beyond.
Guidance to support your transition to university from school and college.
Six different case studies which demonstrate how information and digital literacy (IDL) can benefit your studies.