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

Research skills and critical thinking

A wide range of online resources and tutorials to help you improve your skills in research and critical thinking.

Browse our resources

Tutorials A-Z

A full alphabetical list of all of online research skills and critical thinking resources.

Hone your skills


Information about our research skills and critical thinking workshops for students.

Upcoming sessions


Tutorials, videos and guides to support apprentices during your training and beyond.

Resources for apprentices


Guidance to support your transition to university from school and college.

Get a head-start

Case studies

Six different case studies which demonstrate how information and digital literacy (IDL) can benefit your studies.

Read the case studies