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Use Library Search to discover a wealth of academic resources, including books, articles and more, from a huge range of sources.

 

 

On this day

Henri

On this day in 1893 Henri Desgrange established the first bicycle world record for travelling at 21.95 miles per hour! Henri later founded the Tour de France and directed it into his seventies! Do you know what the world record is now? Celebrate Henri's achievements with todays article from The Mirror.

Book a space in the Library

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You must book in advance if you want to study in the Library. Decide what type of study you want to do (e.g. in a study room? with a PC? with a MAC?), and where, 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.

Skills for Learning

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Our Skills for Learning 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.

We're working hard to help your hard work

Library NSS satisfaction ratings

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2017

88%

2018

89%

2019

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Mental Health Awareness Week - Get in touch with nature!

Check out our latest blog post here: Get back to nature this Mental Health Awareness Week!