Welcome to the Ulster University Library
" Welcome to the Library at Ulster University. We encourage you to make full use of our resources & services to assist you with your academic studies and to help you to maximise your potential.
All new and returning students are invited to attend an induction session [slides now available], these introductory sessions will help you to get started with using the Library, ICT & Reprographics services.
Your Subject Librarian is the best source of help and support for information relating to your specific programme of study. Do attend any subject-specific Library classes that are organised for you, these extremely beneficial sessions will also introduce our subject guides for finding good quality information for your assignments & projects.
We look forward to meeting you and helping you to have the best possible student experience with us. "
Slides from Library & ICT induction sessions are now available.
Library & Information Services Guides
Printed guides are produced by Library Services and Information Services for the start of each academic year. These are also available here as PDF files:
All new and returning students are invited to attend an induction session. The Library & ICT induction session slides are now available. An online Library Induction Unit is also available.
The online Induction Unit aims to introduce you to the Library services and facilities at Ulster University
and to show you how and where you can get help when you need it.
Click on a picture to select your campus. If you are a distance learning student please click on eLearning at Ulster.
Information Skills Unit
The aim of this module is to help you search effectively for information for your assignments and projects. In other words, it will show you how to carry out a successful literature search.
The Library Help service is the first place for you to start looking for help with Library services. Here you'll find previous asked questions & answers that will point you in the right direction. If these don't help, just use the handy form to submit your own question to Library staff.
And if you're in one of our four campus Libraries, just come by the Information Desk and ask.
Staying in Contact
You can find contact details for all campus Libraries and key Library staff on the Library's Contact Us page. Alternatively, stay in contact and recieve regular news / updates via the following:
Twitter: The Library’s Twitter account recently reached 500 followers (and counting). A goodie bag of interesting items has gone to our 500th follower. Follow us for more chances to win the occasional prize & stay in touch with your Library service.
Blogs: Your subject Librarians maintain subject-based blogs with all the latest developments in support of your subject area. You'll find info on Library databases, electronic journals, print & e-books, training events & other subject-based news.
Getting Started with ICT
For information and guidance about getting started with ICT and reprographic services, please check the Information Services Student Experience pages.