Library – Induction #MyUniLibrary

Your library

Missed your Library induction session – or just need a refresher? Watch our video which gives an overview of the University Library.

And here are answers to the most frequently asked questions when people first start using the library.

If you are feeling anxious about coming in to the library, don't worry - we can arrange for a library buddy to meet you outside and run through the first steps.


Top tips

We asked current students for their top tips on getting the most out of the library - this is what they said.

Primo – your essential library catalogue search tool

You can access Primo on any device by going to Primo.plymouth.ac.uk

It is also available on the University App – Mobile with the University of Plymouth.

Watch the video to get started with finding your subject specific resources


Library and IT essentials course

This course is packed with information about the Library and IT services available to you as a University of Plymouth student.

Library and IT essentials course

Our team of Information Specialists and their subject areas

  • Senior Information Specialist
    Nursing and Midwifery, Health Professions: Paramedic Science, Physiotherapy
  • Information Specialist
    Biological & Marine Sciences
  • Information Specialist
    Psychology, Health Professions: Occupational Therapy, Social Work
  • Information Specialist
    Law, Criminology, Government
  • Information Specialist
    Biomedical and Healthcare Sciences, Dentistry, Medicine, Health Professions
  • LED Transition Manager
    Plymouth Institute of Education
  • Senior Information Specialist
    Art, Design, Architecture
  • Senior Information Specialist
    Engineering, Computing, Maths, Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Information Specialist
    Humanities, Performing Arts
  • Senior Information Specialist
    Business, Management, Hospitality and Tourism