Library & Learning Support

Library opening times

Explore our huge range of electronic and print resources, improve your study skills and meet our dedicated team – here to help you achieve all your learning goals.

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Researchers and staff

Access our subject advice, support for skills development and specialist library resources for postgraduate researchers.

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How to cite references

Citing or quoting references is an important part of academic work. Learn about the process and how you're expected to cite references in your work. 

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Brightspace provides information and resources to support you during your studies, including unit information, study materials and study skills resources.
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Study spaces

Where to find study spaces, computers and facilities for printing, photocopying and scanning.

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Relax and unwind

Comfy spaces in the library where you can relax, catch up and take a break.

BU International College students

BU International College students

If you are an Associated Student studying at the BU International College, these webpages will help you to use the university library and find information resources.