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Library Search

Getting started

Over your years of study with us you will learn a lot more about resources and how to find and manage them.

Get started with our guide to using and getting the most out of library resources.

Upcoming Online Training Sessions

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 12:30

Learn how to find specific resources and how to find information on a topic using Library Search.

Tue, 10/04/2018 - 13:00

Learn why referencing is important, how to construct references and where to go for help and support.

Library News

Tuesday, 20 February, 2018 - 11:23

Can you guess the OU Library's theme for #ShakespeareSunday?

Thursday, 8 February, 2018 - 10:33

Find out about some of the fab resources the OU Library provides to support our students through their studies.

Thursday, 1 February, 2018 - 10:59

Topics include issues around data sharing and finding external scholarship literature.

Library helpdesk

Chat to a Librarian - Available 24/7

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