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Upcoming Training and events

May 20

Smarter searching with library databases

Thu, 20/05/2021 - 20:00

Learn how to access library databases, take advantage of the functionality they offer, and devise a proper search technique.

May 26

The why and how of referencing

Wed, 26/05/2021 - 19:30

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

Library News

Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2021

Friday, 14 May, 2021 - 16:41

Thursday 20 May 2021 is Global Accessibility Awareness Day, an international event to raise awareness of digital access.

New Resource: PsychiatryOnline

Friday, 7 May, 2021 - 12:48

We now have access to PsychiatryOnline - a collection from American Psychiatric Publishing, a Division of the American Psychiatric...

Library Helpdesk

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Services for postgraduate researchers

OU Researchers and research students have access to a world class collection of online resources, a document delivery service, and guidance on skills development.

Joining the Open University Library

How to register for a library card to borrow books from the library building on the campus in Milton Keynes.