Skip to main content Main Header
LLS logo

International students: Getting Started in the Library

Getting Started in the Library

photo of Kimberlin libraryTo help you make the most of the Library spend some time navigating the main Library Web pages. The main Library website pages has access to key information and resources:

Just started DMU? Explore the following sections:

 

You can use the Library Catalogue to find books. Use the 'How to use the library catalogue' guide for help on how to use the library catalogue.

Focus / Mark Hunter / CC BY 2.0

For definitions of terms that you might hear mentioned in the library, look at the Library glossary

At DMU library, we use the Dewey classification system to arrange books on a similar subject together. To find out more about the Dewey system and how to find books in the library use the guide: How to find your books - all about shelfmarks

The links below provide specific information about using library resources if you are studying at one of our partner institutions.

De Montfort University International College (DMUIC)

Other partner institutions

Video guides

Watch and listen to the three presentations below for an introduction to the Library, and how to find books and journals in the Library.