The Library provides a number of useful tools to help you find resources. Begin scoping your topic by trying out some of your keywords in these tools.
E-journal content and print journal titles
Books and E-books
To access the electronic books and journals, login to iCity using your network username and password and click on the Search Summon link on the Library widget.
Finding journal papers
To find journal papers by subject, you can use Summon or the journal indexing databases. A list of the databases by subject can be accessed via the Electronic Services page or seek advice from the Liaison Librarians who can advise on a range of resources, not just those subscribed to by the University.
Finding Web Resources
On the internet it is important to critically evaluate your sources.See Evaluating Web sources. The Liaison Librarians can advise on search techniques to improve web searching skills.
Searching other Library catalogues
If you find an item that you would like to borrow or a journal that you would like to consult you have two options:
|Request books and journal papers via our Interlibrary Loan Service|
|Visit the holding library by joining the Sconul Access Scheme|