The University of Wolverhampton

Armed Forces, Fire & Rescue Services, Policing

Summon - Library Catalogue
The new search engine for finding University of Wolverhampton resources.

Details of new services and resources we are currently trialling.

Databases A-Z
Full listing of our databases, including image databases

Key books to your desktop

A-Z of E-Journals and E-Books
Access to the university's electronic journals and books

Library Catalogues
UK national resources

The University's open access repository

Google Scholar
Provides a simple way to search for scholarly literature.

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Fire safety law and guidance documents

Government site offering reports & acts.


Resources for Fire Safety

Staffordshire Fire & Rescue

Includes a list of stations, safety advice, recruitment information, and annual report.

UK Fire Service Resources

UK Fire Service Resources provides and online resource into the UK Fire and Rescue Service for both fire-fighters and members of the public alike.

West Midlands Fire Service

Offers information on the brigade and advice to the local community including safety and training, employment, and contacts.

LS013 Guide to Finding Information (PDF 316K, Downloads file)

LS014 Guide to Evaluating Information (PDF 300K, Downloads file)

LS015 Guide to Writing a Literature Review (PDF 299K, Downloads file)