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Referencing guidelines

Guidance on how to keep track of and reference the information you find to avoid plagiarism.

Finding & using library resources

Find reliable academic sources using the OU library's online collections and search facilities.

Using the OU library

Discover how to use the wide range of online academic resources offered by the OU library.

Support for library services

Find out how to use libraries near where you live and how to get assistance with using library resources.

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Library helpdesk

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Email: Library Helpdesk

Phone: +44 (0)1908 659001

Contact the helpdesk for help, information and advice on using the library.

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