• UniSkills Spring Workshops 2023

    Now the Winter break is over and January assessments are coming to a close, it’s time to look towards Spring. And I think we can all agree, it can’t come soon enough! Exams and assessments will be coming up again in April/May so now is the perfect time to start planning ahead. With that in […]

  • New Students in January: Welcome to Library and Learning Services

    Hello and a warm welcome to all the new students starting courses this January. We look forward to meeting you and getting to know you all! We are the Student Engagement Team (you might also hear us called the UniSkills Team) and we are here to support you on your academic journey. Here, we share everything you […]

  • Student Advisor Reflections: How I’m Preparing for the New Term

    The winter break is a time of celebration, relaxation and catching up with friends and family. Therefore it can be really difficult to get back in to study mode once the new term starts particularly when it’s cold and dark outside. For most students, January is a busy time with exams and assessments and it […]

  • New Year New UniSkills 2023: Student Advisor Academic Study Resolutions

    Happy New Year and welcome back! We hope you are feeling refreshed and are raring to go for the new term ahead. Our #NewYearNewUniSkills campaign is running all this week to support you to get back in to study mode, and this is the perfect time to set yourself some academic study resolutions. If you […]

  • ProQuest Systems Downtime

    On Sunday 8 January 3am-1pm ProQuest systems (including Ebook Central, articles from Health Research Premium, Literature Online, parliamentary papers and periodicals archives and Dissertations and Theses) on the ProQuest platform and Black Thought and Culture on the Alexander Street platform will be unavailable due to an essential maintenance.  

  • Study Happy with your Student Advisors: How to Study Happy as an Autistic Student

    Study Happy with your Student Advisors: How to Study Happy as an Autistic Student

    One of the many misconceptions about autistic people is that we just ‘think differently’ when in actual fact, many of us are dealing with an entirely different cognitive reality that affects the way we experience the world. This means that life changing events like starting university can present a unique set of challenges for us. […]

  • Say Hello to your UniSkills Student Advisors!

    Library and Learning Services has recently recruited some new Student Advisors to join our already established (and award winning!) UniSkills team. As current students, they bring a wealth of experience from studying at Edge Hill as well as a great variety of subject knowledge from their individual disciplines. You may have already met some of them at our […]

  • Booking for Autumn/Winter UniSkills Workshop now open!

    A warm welcome to everyone who has returned to campus this term. After the fun and excitement of the first few weeks you’re probably starting to think about cracking on with your assignments. With this in mind we’re pleased to announce that our UniSkills autumn/winter timetable is live and bookings are open! UniSkills workshops and webinars […]

  • New Students: Welcome to Library and Learning Services

    A warm welcome from Library and Learning Services to all new students and hello again to all returning students . We look forward to meeting you and getting to know you all this year. We are the Student Engagement Team (you may hear us referred to as UniSkills) and we are here to provide support with all aspects of your academic […]

  • PGCE/PGDE Students: Welcome to Library and Learning Services 2022

    A warm welcome from Library and Learning Services to all new PGCE and PGDE students. We look forward to meeting you and getting to know you all this year. We are the Student Engagement Team (you may hear us referred to as UniSkills) and we are here to provide support with all aspects of your academic skills. […]