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Computing and Communications

A guide to Lancaster University Library resources for students and staff in Computing and Communications

Bob Frost: Faculty Librarian (Science and Technology)

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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.

Basic Search | Advanced Search 

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

Cite Them Right

cite them right logo open book At Lancaster you have access to Cite Them Right : the essential guide to referencing and plagiarism.

Cite Them Right covers the range of referencing styles which can be used including

Chicago, Harvard, OSCOLA, APA, IEEE, MLA, Vancouver and MHRA.

LinkedIn Learning

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Staff 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

Lean Library

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