Welcome to your subject resource pages. You will find information on books, databases, journal articles and websites to help you with your studies.
The Joule Library is in the Sackville Building on the north campus and holds major collections to support the teaching, learning and research of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Faculty.
Management material is mainly held at the Eddie Davies Library, part of Manchester Business School.
Planning and reviewing your search
Searching for information is easy. Finding a manageable number of high-quality, relevant results can be more difficult. This resource explores the process of planning a search to ensure that you get the best results for your work. It also highlights techniques you can use to refine your searches if you don’t get the results you expect first time around.
Getting started with search tools
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.
View all workshops and online resources in this area on the My Learning Essentials webpages.
Specialist Library Support
The Library provides expert support to students, staff and researchers in the specialist areas of business data, copyright, maths and statistics, referencing support, advanced searching and systematic reviews. This includes:
If you’ve tried our online resources and workshops and need more help, you can get expert help via our online help pages, attending a drop-in session, giving us a call or arranging a consultation.
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