Services for Students

UTS Library provides advice, training, workshops, and assistance for students throughout their studies. Services are available online and on-campus.

Online training

UTS Library has an extensive YouTube channel of short training videos aimed at helping you succeed in your studies. You will find information on using the Library, searching for information, referencing and much more.

Study Guides

Study Guides provide an overview of key resources for your discipline area. They act as a portal to the online databases, journals and books that are most relevant to your area of study. You will also find tips on how to search effectively, how to evaluate what you find and referencing in your discipline.

Referencing

The Library provides resources covering why we reference and how to reference correctly. The library supports several referencing styles including APA (preferred at UTS), AGLC, Chicago and Harvard UTS. There are also guides and tips on using reference management software (RefWorks and EndNote) to create reference lists and insert in-text citations into your assignments.

LinkedIn Learning 

Learn new skills with LinkedIn Learning! LinkedIn Learning is a large online library of courses and instructional videos, covering the latest in technology, creative, and business skills. This database is free for UTS students and staff.

Workshops and training

Throughout each session, including orientation, the Library delivers workshops and training for students that include:

  • Starting your assignment
  • Referencing and referencing software
  • Finding information
  • Research strategies

View the Workshops page for a list of upcoming workshops, on-campus and online.

Getting help

For assistance with finding and accessing resources and referencing, contact the Library through Library Chat for one-on-one advice and help when you need it.