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Coronavirus (COVID-19) DMU and LLS News

Supporting Your Learning - Library and Learning Services Online

All Library buildings and learning zones are now closed until further notice. We are operating an extensive range of online support in addition to our usual electronic resources and guides from these web pages. 

Our doors might be closed but we're here for you ONLINE! Access remote support for your study - this includes online workshops and tutorials, as well as a wealth of online resources and live chat with expert staff for assistance. Find out more

DMU Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Latest advice and information for Students and Staff

Discover Library Search

  

Library Essentials 

My Library Account

My Library Account

 I Need Help With

I Need Help With...

 LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning 

 Borrow, Renew, Return

Borrow, Renew, Return

Just Ask

Just Ask! & FAQs

Email, MyDMU, Blackboard

Email, MyDMU, Blackboard

Book a Workshop or Tutorial

Workshops & Tutorials

IT, WiFi, Printing

IT, Wi-Fi & Printing

DORA & DMU Figshare

DORA & DMU Figshare

Subject Guides

Subject Guides

Referencing

Referencing

Reading Lists

DMU Resource Lists

Learning & Study Support

How we can help


Your Librarian

Your Librarian

Librarians have subject specialist knowledge and can help you with:

  • Identifying sources to help you find good quality information;
  • Referencing and reference management;
  • Searching effectively.

 

Centre for Learning & Study Support

Centre for Learning & Study Support

We are a team of lecturers based in the Library who can help you enhance your writing, study skills and academic practice. We offer workshops, assignment drop-ins, individual tutorials and online resources.

 

MLC

Maths & Statistics Support

The Maths Learning Centre provides basic and advanced maths and statistics support. We also offer support with Excel, SPSS, Mechanics, Minitab, Maths GCSE and numerical reasoning tests. Find out more how we can support you through our weekly drop-ins, tutorials and resources online.

 

Assistive Technology & <br>Disability Services

Assistive Technology & Disability Services

We offer student support including access to equipment, specialist software, and Ask and Collect book service. The library has a range of Assistive Technology software available. Training, tutorials, and workshops are provided throughout the year.

 

Learning Technologies

Learning Technologies & IT Support

Get help with the learning technologies used to support your course including Blackboard, Turnitin and DMUReplay. Get to know your IT basics e.g. how to print, your computer storage etc. Also develop your digital skills - come to a workshop or book a tutorial.

 

Special Collections Landing Page

Special Collections & Archives

DMU Special Collections holds varied material including archives, rare books, artwork and artefacts relating to areas such as the history of fashion, textiles, photography, sports, performing arts and Leicester itself as well as the Stephen Lawrence Collection.

 

User Information For 

Researchers Distance Learners International Students Partner Colleges Disabled Users  Staff Alumni Visitors

Opening Hours

 

Tutorials, Appointments & Workshops

Tutorials, Appointments & Workshops


Our dedicated teams, including CLaSS, Assistive Technology, Digital Partner, Library Disability Team, Maths Learning Centre and expert Librarians - can help you make the best use of our Library resources and provide further support sessions that can support essential academic skills (e.g. assignment writing, reading and referencing), searching for resources, maths and statistics skills and digital skills to name a few.

Support is provided through bookable workshops, tutorials, appointments and drop-ins. Use our online tools below to book a tutorial, workshop, appointment or just browse upcoming events!


 

LinkedIn Learning - Live Now!

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Additional Publisher Access

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, a large number of academic publishers are opening up free or upgraded access to their online collections to support universities and their students and staff during this challenging times. These collections included eBooks, online journal articles and full text databases.

Click here to see a full list of additional access. We will be updating this page as additional resources are made available.