Library

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

 

 

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.

 

Find resources

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

 

What to expect in the Library

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We've put a few very important measures in place to ensure that your learning can continue in a safe environment.

Advice for new students

Students at the University of Salford

The sooner you start using the library, the better

Research has shown that the more a student engages with the library, the greater likelihood of them getting a higher grade degree.  

We've gathered together all the key information we think you'll need to get started - take a look.

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

88%

2017

88%

2018

89%

2019

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