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Arts & Creative Industries Subject Guide: Library Essentials

This is the subject guide for the School of Arts & Creative Industries

Library Essentials

A suite of pages to get you started with essential library and study skills:


Finding books in the library Using other libraries
Finding journal articles Study skills
Finding film, images and sound Creativity tools
Arts & Creative Industries Databases List Information for new staff
Database search tips Copyright


As well as the tools in these pages, the Library offers a range of services to researchers,for example:

Journal article searching via LibrarySearch   /  Access to numerous subject databases via LibrarySearch    /    Sage Research Methods   /   Edinburgh Napier Research Repository   /   Endnote help   /   Support for REF2020 publication via our Open Access Blog

If you need books or articles beyond the scope of these services, you are welcome to get in touch with me to discuss further options.  We may be able to purchase some materials, facilitate access to other libraries, or order items via interlibrary loan as necessary. 

If you would like to know more about any of these services, please email me to arrange an appointment.