• UniSkills Focus On: Scopus 

    Welcome to the February instalment of the UniSkills Focus On… blog series where this month we will be looking at Scopus. Scopus is a huge database and covers every academic subject, meaning that it has something for everyone regardless of which course you’re studying. 

  • Got a Catalyst Crush?

    We all agree that Catalyst is kind of a big thing on campus, right? Packed full of specialist support teams, learning resources and spaces to study; it’s your one-stop-shop for student support. With so much on offer we have a lot to tell you about, but… how do you want us to tell you about […]

  • Ever considered publishing in data journals?

    What are data journals and do they present a good opportunity for Edge Hill researchers? We explain all…

  • Returning to Learning: January-March 2023

    Are you returning to education after a break? Does the thought of studying again fill you with trepidation as well as excitement? Are you anxious that you won’t be able to ‘keep up’ with other students? You are not alone! Students who are returning to study after time away sometimes feel that their academic skills […]

  • UniSkills Focus On: Gale Literature

    Happy New Year, we hope you had a relaxing and recharging winter break!   In the first UniSkills Focus On… blog of 2023 we are exploring Gale Literature. If you’re studying English Gale Literature could be your go to place for literary criticism, author’s biographies, poems, short stories and plays.  

  • LS Welcome Competition – January 2023

    A brand new year; a clean, fresh page in your academic journey; and a new adventure awaits you at Edge Hill University – how exciting! And all of us here in the Library and Learning Services (LS) support teams are equally as excited to meet you! The good news is you don’t need to wait […]

  • New: Research Writing Group

  • 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 […]

  • Preparing for Exam Success with UniSkills

    Preparing for Exam Success with UniSkills

    Even though they are a normal part of university life, exams can still cause worry and stress for lots of students. To help you navigate the upcoming assessment period, the UniSkills team have shared their wisdom for preparing as best you can…

  • 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 […]