Midwifery, Counselling & Psychotherapy & Social Work

If you need to find information for your assignment or research, but don’t know where to start – please get in touch. I can help you to make better use of the library’s online resources, books, journals and databases so you’re making the most of everything we have to offer.

I look forward to hearing from you!

Email: library-HealthandSociety@salford.ac.uk

If Skills for Learning hasn’t got the answer you are looking for, we are also available for one to one and group appointments.


Referencing your sources

There’s lots of support available to you to help with referencing, including the full APA 6th Handbook, as well as an easy to use quick guide. Look out for referencing workshops that run throughout the year and make a start by looking at the resources below.

Subject Resources

Follow these links to read about some of the key resources for your subject that we recommend.


Counselling and Psychotherapy

Social Work

Finding Things

Not sure how to find resources using Library Search? This short videos on how to find books is a good place to start.

Search the Academic Way

This presentation demonstrates how to find good quality, academic information.

Skills for Learning

Skills for Learning offers support with academic skills, library skills and digital skills. Click on the options below to see what’s available. If you’ve worked through the online material and still feel like you could use some extra support, feel free to book onto a workshop or make an appointment.

Read a study guide

Do some e-learning

Come to a workshop


Other Salford blogs

There are a number of other University of Salford blogs which you may find interesting.