Getting Started in the Library

The Library Getting Started Guide, including induction slides, videos and essential links.

The 'Your Library Essentials' guide contains all the information you need to get started in the Library.  Videos from the online guide are available in a video pack.

Library Induction Classes

All new students are strongly encouraged to attend their Subject Library Induction classes.  These classes will provide you with an overview of the Library service and give you an opportunity to meet your Subject Librarian.  Details of your Library induction classes should be contained in your Ulster University welcome information. Alternatively, your lecturer will give you the details.

A PDF version of the Library Induction presentation is also available to view.


Getting Started Videos

Library Tour video:

Library Induction video:

Welcome to UU Student Services Induction:


Library Answers

Library Answers is a fully searchable FAQ service with live chat.


Library Subject Support

Library Subject Guides are designed to help you find materials for your studies or research, including books, journals, e-books, e-journals, databases, online resources and much more. Your Faculty Subject Librarian can be contacted for more specific help.


Information Skills

The Information Skills Guide will help you search effectively for good quality information for your assignments and coursework.