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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 wellbeing support.

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Browse the different sections on this page to choose from the support available and decide how you want to engage. Access and work through our online materials at any time, including over the Christmas break.

My 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.

Workshops

Join our workshops and prepare for your exams with guidance from the My Learning Essentials team and the Counselling and Mental Health Service.

Drop-in support

Join a drop-in session where you can ask specific questions and get guidance from the My Learning Essentials team and the Library Student team.

Online resources‌

Find strategies to support your preparation for assessments by working through the online resources whenever you need them.

Further support

Library

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 wellbeing workshops in the Alan Gilbert Learning Commons.

Student Support

The Student Support Team offers resources and guidance on how to look after your wellbeing during the assessment period. Ask a question or arrange to speak to an advisor by emailing the team at studentsupport@manchester.ac.uk or by visiting the Student Wellbeing desk in the Main Library.

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.