Get Started with the Library for University staff
A guide to using the Library for Academic and Professional Support staff.
One of only five UK National Research Libraries, we’re one of the best-resourced academic libraries in the country.
We provide a wide range of services and support to support you in your teaching and research. Contact your Faculty Engagement Librarian to arrange an introductory meeting to discuss your research or teaching needs.
Your dedicated Faculty Engagement Librarian is on hand to offer you Library-related support and advice.
Search for Library resources, order books, articles, chapters and find out how to access resources.
Use Reading Lists Online to manage your reading lists and request new teaching resources.
As a member of staff you're able to order articles, books and individual chapters to support your research.
The Library offers a variety of training and skills resources to support study, teaching and research.
We offer expert guidance on data management, research dissemination, and impact assessment.
Training and support
We provide a variety of resources, support and information for staff to support teaching and learning.
Find out about teaching and learning with Special Collections at The University of Manchester.