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Study space in the Library

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Walk-in access to study and PC spaces is now available in the Library, or if you would like to book a seat prior to your visit we have specific areas in the library which are pre-bookable for study tables, PCs, Macs and study rooms.

If you would like to pre-book, decide what type of study you want to do, and where (these spaces are highlighted in blue on the floor plans), and you will be directed to the correct booking form

Studying away from campus

We've compiled a list of top tips to help you keep your studies on track while you're away from campus.

Find resources

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We provide a wide array of high-quality resources to help make your studies a success.

Develop your IT Skills

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Learn about the key IT services and resources to support your studies; how to access online trainingtrainer-led webinars, and add IT qualifications to your CV with our Microsoft Office Specialist certification programme.


Students at the University of Salford

Our Skills team offer online learning and workshops designed to help you develop your study, research, digital and IT skills.

We have a range of online training available to help you become a better student.

Archives and Special Collections

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We have material relating to the history of the University, from its foundations in 1896 up to the present day.

This rich and diverse resource supports academic research, teaching and learning, while also being of wider interest to local historians, genealogists and anyone with an interest in historical research.

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