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Upcoming Training and events

Oct 17

Using Library Search for your assignment

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 19:00

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

Oct 18

The why and how of referencing

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 12:30

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

Library News

Freshers Fortnight - The Library on Facebook Live

Monday, 17 September, 2018 - 12:49

Whether you're #New2OU or #Back2OU, find out all about the Library on Tuesdays (at 12.30pm) and Thursdays (at 12pm) during Freshers...

New Left Review and Music Perception access issues, Friday 24 August

Friday, 24 August, 2018 - 16:34

Resolved 28/08/2018. The issues accessing the following Library resources ,New Left Review and Music Perception have now been fixed.

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