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Upcoming Training and events

Apr 10

The why and how of referencing

Tue, 10/04/2018 - 13:00

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

Apr 18

Picking the best information for your assignment

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 19:30

Learn how to evaluate information and why it is important to look critically at online information sources.

Library news

Friday, 23 March, 2018 - 13:04

The OU Library is trialling access to this archive until 14th April 2018.

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.

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