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Chemistry: Getting started

An introduction to Library resources for Chemistry

Bob Frost

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Bob Frost

John Barbrook: Faculty Librarian (Science and Technology)

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John Barbrook

One Search

Use OneSearch to search for books, journals, articles, DVDs etc.

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The default search in OneSearch is Everything. You can change this to Books and more, Articles and more or Full text online once you have run your search.

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Lean Library is a browser extension that connects you with Lancaster University Library resources both on and off campus.

Enhance Google Scholar, Amazon and the Internet with full-text and open access links

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Seamless automatic login to Library subscriptions

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LinkedIn Learning

lady looking at ipad, lists of linkedin coursesStaff and students at Lancaster University can now access more than 18,000 online courses as part of a new LinkedIn Learning subscription. 

The content is freely available to all staff and students at the University’s Bailrigg, Ghana and Leipzig campuses. 

The expert-led courses, which contain bite-sized videos, cover topics including leadership, wellbeing and personal development, as well as business, technical and creative skills. 

You can explore collections of related courses or follow learning pathways that take you from beginner, through intermediate to advanced levels.  

 To find out more either scan the QR barcode or click Information about LinkedIn Learning

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