Library resources

These videos introduce the types of learning resources available to you as a University of Sunderland student.

Searching for a book using Library Search - Watch this short introduction to our catalogue and how to find where a book is on our shelves. Recorded and narrated by Alice, one of our Customer Services Assistants.

 

Searching for an e-book using Library Search - Watch this short introduction to using 'Library Search' to search for e-books. Recorded by Bradley, one of our Customer Services Assistants, and narrated by Hattie, our Customer Services Team Leader.

 

Renewing your books online - Watch this short video to learn how to extend the due date for your books. Filmed by Georgia, one of our Customer Services Assistants, and narrated by Hattie, our Customer Services Team Leader.

 

Requesting an interlibrary loan - Watch this short video to find out how to request resources outside of our collections. Recorded by Bradley, one of our Customer Services Assistants, and narrated by Hattie, our Customer Services Team Leader.

 

Finding Library support for your subject - Watch this short video to find out how to discover hand-picked resources from your Academic Liaison Librarian. Recorded and narrated by Phoebe, one of our Customer Services Assistants who also works with us as an Assistant Liaison Librarian.

 

Borrowing and returning books using the self-service machines - In this short video Joanne, one of our Customer Services Assistants, shows you how to borrow and return books using the self-service machines.

 

Coming soon

Your Library account - Learn how to view your account online, where you can create lists of books, renew your items, check your loan history, and more.

Reserving a book - Learn how to reserve a book in the Library for easy collection or if the book you need is already on loan to someone else.

Searching for journal articles using Library Search - Find out more about how to view online journal articles using your laptop or phone.