Recommended resources

There are many useful resources to help you with your writing, reading and note taking, your approaches to study and to help you understand what is expected in different subjects and disciplines at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

We've taken the work out of searching, and selected some books, videos and other resource. Checking these may

  • make life easier
  • help with assessment
  • provide a kick start to your study
  • offer alternative strategies for the process of writing and studying- great if you’re stuck or looking for more efficient ways of doing things
  • give insight into disciplinary expectations and conventions.

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Check the HandyRefs tab for printable Library guides to using the catalogue, study skills resources, finding unusual referencing examples and guides to research in subject areas. We also have a series of Rough guides to learning resources in disciplinary areas.

Library support

The Library provides special support for off-campus students Opens in a new window including postal loans.