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Assessment support

The Library is here to support you throughout the assessment period.

You can find out about the Library’s assessment support offer on this page, including workshops, online resources, drop-ins and one-to-ones, online study sessions and where to find wellbeing support. 

Student laptop‌My Learning Essentials

The Library’s skills programme My Learning Essentials provides practical online materials and workshops to support you to learn new strategies to plan and prepare for assessments.

Online resources‌

Access the practical online materials you need to support you in preparing for assessments, whenever you need them.

Online workshops

Come together in the Revising Together workshop to connect with other students and learn new revision strategies, then put those strategies into practice during concentrated revision time.

Library drop-ins and one-to-ones 

Join a drop-in and speak to a member of Library Staff including our Student Team and get support and guidance, whether it is assessments or coursework on your mind. 

Online study sessions 

Online study sessions can be booked individually or as part of a group, helping you to stay motivated and to focus your time, choose a silent breakout room, one with ambient noise or one where you can reach out to Library staff. 

  • To find out the latest information on available study spaces and book, visit the Library study spaces page.

Further support

Library support

If you have any questions or need further support, please contact us via uml.teachingandlearning@manchester.ac.uk. Or talk to us online via Library Chat 24 hours a day.

Counselling and Mental Health Service

The Counselling and Mental Health Service are running sessions on mindfulness, managing procrastination and reducing the stress of perfectionism.

Student support

The Student Support Team offers support, resources and guidance on how to look after your wellbeing during the assessment period.

Specialist Library Support

Our expert staff are on hand to answer your questions in the specialist areas of business data, copyright, maths and statistics, referencing support, advanced searching and systematic reviews.