Here you will find tutorials about databases, a link to the Library Online courses, and recent Library sessions
Do the online activities and use the links and resources given on the rest of the page to get your studies off to a great start by finding information for assignments, projects or reports.
Confident you have a good idea how to find information? Use this course to find even more library resources and improve your searching skills to support your studies and research
You can choose to look at any or all of the tutorials, but remember they can be revisited at any time during the year. Some tutorials have audio so don’t forget your headphones!
The library chat service is staffed 10am - 5pm UK time Monday to Friday
You will be asked to log in using your university password. If you don't have one, you can send your question to firstname.lastname@example.org
Research Postgraduates - Library courses are available through Gradbook
Staff - generic courses can be found via Staffbook
Learn with Lynda For help with general IT skills, particularly MS Office, access is provided to online tutorials at Lynda.com login with your University username and password
IT Training highlights the range of online training provided by isolutions for the software they support.
Deskside Training - this service provides support for individuals and/or small groups.
The Library Presentation introduces all new UGs to the UofS Library Service and many of its resources. Note - you will need Chrome v8 to run this presentation through Adobe Flash.
Look through this presentation and follow the links given; these will direct to many resources to help you gain searching skills and the knowledge to find good quality, current, academic information from journal articles, conferences proceedings, reports as well as technical information from patents or standards plus much more.
The Library Video introduces all new students to the UofS Library Service and many of its resources. Note - you will need Chrome v8 to run this presentation through Adobe Flash.