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Here you will find a range of resources which can help you expand your skills in finding academic information.


Skills for Learning run a regular programme of workshops covering a range of topics to support your studies. 

The Finding Academic Information workshop will introduce effective searching techniques to help you to improve your search results and locate quality information for your assignments. There will be an opportunity for “hands-on” searching to find relevant material for your next assignment.

LibrarySearch and Subject Resources

The library provides access to an extensive range of resources for use while studying at university. By using LibrarySearch you can discover books, journals and many other resources available in print and electronic format. The Subject Resources pages allow you access a wide range of key databases and websites in your subject area.

For tips on finding and evaluating information, please see our study guides.

Online Resources

Skills4Study Campus is a online resource designed to help students with essential study skills.

We recommend that you have a look at the Evaluating Evidence module for useful information and activities to help develop your skills.