Your gateway to a wide range of online information resources
Are you new to the OU or still getting to grips with the online library? Find out how you can learn more.
The SCONUL Access Scheme allows staff and students from participating institutions to borrow books and use the wireless internet at Walton Hall.
You can find guides to citing references on the Referencing and Plagiarism page along with other guidance on how to reference
Opening hours for the OU library helpdesk, the library building and customer services.
The library building at Walton Hall has PCs for educational use, Wi-Fi access, and rooms for private study.
We have a range of self-guided help material and the Library helpdesk is open 7 days a week.
Chat to a Librarian - Available 24/7
Other ways to contact the Library Helpdesk
Find your personal contacts including your tutor and student support
Help with the University’s computing systems:
Help with accessing the online library, referencing and using libraries near you: