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Chemistry: Help

A guide to finding information in chemistry. Includes links to key resources and sources of help.

What can your subject librarian do for you?

Your subject librarian is here to help you find and use information. They can...

  • show you how to use information resources effectively - your librarian will run any library training sessions your School/Department has arranged
  • show you how to save time by making the most of all Library services
  • give you individual help with research - your librarian can offer in depth help in finding information

Your Chemistry librarian

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Jackie Skinner
Contact:
In term-time I hold a weekly drop-in in the Harry Nursten Building PC Lab (Room 2-64). These have finished for the summer but I am still around, so please email me or use the 'book now' button to make an appointment.
0118 378 5120
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Other support for your studies

We have a range of videos designed to introduce you to the Library and show you how to use our resources.

Study advice

The Study Advice Team offer study guides, workshops, individual advice sessions, and much more to make your studying more effective and successful. See the Study Advice webpages for more information, or pop into their Reception Desk on the Ground Floor of the URS Building.

Maths Support Centre

Also on the Ground Floor of the URS building is the Maths Support Centre. They offer guides, workshops and individual support on maths, statistics, psychometric tests and much more.

Information Technology

IT provide advice with using computer software and hardware. For individual support pop in and ask at their Service Desk on the Ground Floor of the URS Building. For more information see their website.

If you need guidance on using Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel, Access or PowerPoint try the online tutorials provided by GCF Learn Free.

International Study and Language Institute (ISLI) - Academic English Programme

If you are an international student, the Academic English Programme offers courses and 1-1 support. ISLI can also provide a list of private proofreaders.

Support for your year abroad or on industrial placement

You might find these links on our website useful: