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The Basics: Home

An introduction to some of the basics of using the library and computing facilities at the University of Huddersfield

Introduction to the Guide

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Welcome to the University Library. The Basics introduces the important things you need to know. The Student Hub is a good place to start and gives you access to all university systems. The library and IT information is accessible via the My Studies tab.

UniLearn is the place where your lecturers put your coursework and assignments and can be accessed via the Student Hub or direct Both of these sites give you quick access to the key library resources (see Searching for materials tab in this guide).


The Student Hub and logging on

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Using IT and email

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The Library building

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Searching for and borrowing materials

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Referencing and more



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