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ABP Study and Research Guide

This guide will help you with your studies in the Bachelor of Design, MSD and beyond.

Accessing library resources online

Downloading the Lean Library extension will allow you to automatically log into online resources to which the Library has subscription access. The LibKey Nomad browser extension will alert and link you directly to PDFs that the University has access to.

Find out how to search for ebooks in the Library catalogue in the ebooks Library Guide

Use databases to access online journal articles. Many journals are available online - see the journals list for your discipline.

Access Library Chat to ask any questions. This service is available during the Virtual Library's opening hours

Email the Study and Learning Drop-ins for quick advice and feedback on writing and library research.

The ABP Library staff email details are below, please feel free to contact us with any questions.

Got questions?

Get in touch with the Architecture, Building and Planning Library

Email us

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Sophie Kollo

Liaison Librarian

Jo-Anne King

Academic Skills Adviser

Sarah Charing

Liaison Librarian - Research

Naomi Mullumby

Faculty and School Librarian

Book a library research consultation

If you are a staff member or graduate student and you need help
with library databases or the research process we can provide individual consultations.

Book a library research consultation


Make an academic skills appointment

If you are an enrolled student or graduate researcher and you would like advice about your academic work, 
you can make an individual appointment with an Academic Skills Adviser. 

Academic Skills appointments info


Visit us

Come and see us at the Service Desk during our opening hours