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Welcome!

Welcome to this online guide!

This guide is prepared for BRE students. Here I will show you how to find different types of materials from and beyond the Library to support your assignment and research.

First Things First

A few key things to know:

OneSearch

OneSearch
Library's search engine. A one-stop platform to help you find books, journals, articles and more. Watch a tutorial to learn how OneSearch works!

Course Readings Course Resource List
Resource List compiles a list of reading materials, textbooks for your course. Watch a tutorial to learn how to look for course readings!

Remote Access to e-Resources
Most library e-resources allow remote access. Login with your NetID and NetPassword to identify yourself as a PolyU student. Visit "Get Full-Text Faster" page to learn more tips!

Faculty Librarian
Each faculty has a designated librarian. We can schedule a consultation if you need assistance on looking for resources for your assignment!

Navigate to different pages from the sidebar to explore more. Contact me if you need any help!

Library Workshops

The Library provides a number of workshops and online courses that assist PolyU staff and students in developing research techniques to locate, evaluate and manage information. The workshops and online courses are offered in both Semester I (Oct - Dec) and Semester II (Feb - May). 

Library Online Courses

  • Library Resources and Services for Undergraduate Students   Register and view more details here
  • Library Resources and Services for Postgraduate Students   Register and view more details here
  • Using EndNote   Register and view more details here

Library Workshops

Library will continue to offer face-to-face workshops when on campus teaching is resumed. You may take a look at the workshop handouts from our previous workshops.

  • Theme 1: Essential Skills for Academic Success
  • Theme 2: Staying Focused: Tapping on specialized information tools
  • Theme 3: Reference Management Tools
  • Theme 4: Research Analysis: Tools to support authors and scholarly publishing