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Find recommended reading
Find your recommended reading for each unit. It gives you easy access to e-books and links to the catalogue for print books.
Key pharmacy and pharmacology resources
Look up the meaning of a word
Find videos, broadcasts, podcasts and images
Past exam papers
Past exam papers
The Library provides you with access to Semester 1 and Semester 2 exam papers from the last 5 years, to help with revision. If you can't find the paper you are looking for it may be because:
• The unit code has changed
• It has been restricted by your Department
Please be aware that older papers might not be relevant to current course content.
Develop your writing skills
Academic writing skills
Courses and one-to-one sessions for all students are provided by the Skills Centre.
Writing for Scientists
Library list of e-books with information on how to write in various science subjects, including journal articles and lab reports.
Skills for Study This link opens in a new window
Interactive tutorials with activities and tests covering: reading and note making, critical thinking skills and referencing and understanding plagiarism.
Computing, mathematics and statistics
O'Reilly Learning This link opens in a new window
O'Reilly Learning is a collection of technical books from a number of publishers including Pearson and O'Reilly Media. The titles include many computing topics and programming and software guides. It also has a range of business and management titles. In addition to books, O'Reilly includes a large range of online training courses, on-demand learning materials and video resources.
Information skills tutorial
How to find information from books and journals to use in your coursework: Moodle resource for University of Bath students.
Information skills for researchers
This multi-subject course is used by the Library to share presentations and other course material that we use in our Doctoral Skills training programme.
Search the Library catalogue
Search the library catalogue to find and access many print and online books, journal articles and more.
Improve your research software skills
Research Software Learning Online
A guide to research software online courses from O'Reilly Learning. Courses cover Excel, Git and GitHub, LaTEX, MATLAB, Python, R and RS Studio, SAS, SPSS, Stata and SQL.