Library Search is the University's search engine for finding resources such as journal articles, e-books and databases. You can access Library Search from the home page of the Library website and My Manchester.
Further information and help on using Library Search is available from the Library website.
Log in to Library Search and save your results in order to access material quickly at a later date.
The University subscribes to databases which provide access to high-quality peer-reviewed journal articles, conference proceedings, book chapters, theses and other sources.
To find databases relevant to your subject area visit your Subject Guide.
Knowing where to look: your search toolkit
There are so many places to search for information to include in your academic work, it can often be difficult to know where to start. To enable you to make an informed choice when selecting where to search for information, this resource explores Google, Google Scholar, subject databases and Library Search, highlighting their strengths and weaknesses to enable you to make an informed choice when selecting where to search for information.
View all workshops and online resources in this area on the My Learning Essentials webpages.