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Finding resources

As a student at the University of Bristol, you have access to a wide selection of useful, relevant, cross-disciplinary resources. This section shows how you can make the most of this range of material.


 Books and articles


 Theses and Dissertations

 Newspapers and Film

 Other sources

Resource lists

If your course has an online Resource List, you will find a link (as shown below) in the Blackboard area for the unit. Look for the logo below to identify your list and unit resources.

Watch this video to learn more how to make the most of your resource list- further guidance can also be found on this page.



Looking beyond your reading list

Learn how to expand your assignment research beyond the unit reading list. This tutorial shows you how to research your topic with Library Search, and introduces you to subject databases.

Library Search

Search books, journal articles and more provided by the University of Bristol Library

Accessing resources off-site


Help and advice on accessing the Library's resources both on and off-site.