Making the most of the library’s resources while studying online

Although you might not be able to visit the library at the moment, you can still access many of their services and resources online.

Check out the library’s new online site to stay up-to-date with changes in services, links to key resources, online classes and help with your assessments.

virtual drop-in sessions

Do you need help with an assignment? The team at the library are here for you. Meet with one of our library specialists virtually.

Although you may not be able to visit the library at the moment, you can access many of the services and resources online. If you are the type of person that needs to speak to a person when you are having issues with referencing and finding resources for your assignments, the library Virtual Drop-ins is perfect for you.

Library specialists are available from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday, Tuesday and Friday, and from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm Wednesday and Thursday. All you need to do is click on the zoom link and a specialist will be there to help. More information regarding online library services and how to get in contact can be found here.

There are great online resources available if you need referencing tips, help with searching or planning your assessments throughout the semester, have a look at the Library’s Back to Basics site.

Referencing tool

Referencing can be a frustrating task at times; however, it is integral to your study success. Your lecturers and teachers need to confirm the sources of the information you use in your assignments. The referencing tool makes referencing easy. It’s as simple as selecting your referencing style, resource type and format to see clear examples of how to reference. If you have questions about referencing, sign up for one of our online classes.

Assessment planner

If your classes’ due dates have been changed, now is the perfect time to use the Library’s Assessment Planner. The planner is a fantastic tool to help you manage your assessment tasks.

All you need to do is enter your start date, due date and subject code. The planner will generate milestones and a step-by-step plan to get your assignment finished on time.

Searching the online Library

The library has more than one million e-books available online. We can make finding that book or resource simple using our finding information tutorials.