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Introduction to Academic Skills Service on The Bridge

Introduction to Academic Skills Service on The Bridge

Welcome to the Academic Skills Service on the Bridge! We are here to give you all the tools you need to achieve the academic results that you are looking for!  We can guide you and help you to build your study skills for success through…

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Quick guide to LSSS blog

Quick guide to LSSS blog

Here is a quick guide of how to get the best out of the Library & Student Support Services (LSSS) blog. There’s lots to explore, here’s a quick view of what you’ll find…  Library Services Academic skills – support for writing essays including hints & tips and…

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RLOs

RLOs

Reading Lists Online are also known as RLOs. It’s a tool to provide up to date module reading recommended by your lecturer, whether you are on or off campus. You should find them in the Support Resources section of your Blackboard or module site. They…

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Maths and Statistics Support Service

Do you need some Maths and Statistics help? The Maths and Statistics Support Service is available during Induction week and throughout the academic year. It’s available to all SHU students wanting any form of mathematics or statistics support on any course. You can just turn up with any problems you may be having…

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The new look referencing help pages

The new look referencing help pages

The new look referencing help pages are here! We know referencing is an essential part of academic writing. It also enables you acknowledge other people’s work and establish your own ideas. Here in the library we are constantly working to improve the resources you use to…

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Beacons at Collegiate!?

Beacons at Collegiate!?

There is a pilot project under way to install beacons in Collegiate library to form part of a self guided tour. Beacons are small devices that transmit to Bluetooth enabled devices information the user may find useful, such as where they are, what’s nearby etc….

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Welcome to the Library and Student Support Services blog – find services sooner!

Welcome to the Library and Student Support Services blog – find services sooner!

Here is the new Library and Student Support Services blog. We have created this to help you find our services sooner. We have also taken the opportunity to list the full range of library and student support services in one place so that you can find…

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We’ve now moved…

We’ve now moved…

…the Collegiate undergraduate dissertations and PGT theses to the Stack on the ground floor of group study, Collegiate campus. The doctoral theses have been removed from the library for digitisation, please read full details in a previous post.    

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The purple research dissertations…

The purple research dissertations…

 …if you’ve been wondering where these have gone – they have be taken off site for digitisation. The digitised versions will gradually be available via Library Search. Currently Library Search is showing these as checked out for digitisation. How can I access them? If you would like…

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Temporary changes to book returns at Adsetts

There will be some temporary changes coming soon to the book returns area in Adsetts. This is because we need to make some improvements to our side of the room. While we’re doing this you’ll be able to return your books on the machines next…

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