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Tutorials & Guides

Beyond the Reading List Workshop Exercises

Accessing databases

To access all the University of York's electronic resources on- or off-campus go to the E-resources Guide. When promoted to log in, enter your IT Services username and password to gain access.

To view electronic resources for Sociology, select Sociology from the E-resources by Subject menu.

Finding Sociology resources guides

Develop your study skills

The University of York has a series of online resources and tutorials, one-off workshop sessions, courses and one-to-one support opportunities available to you in the course of your studies.

They cover a wider range of skills including: skills for academic study, IT skills, Maths and numeracy and language skills.

User guides

User guides for key sociology databases and data sources, and a guide to YorSearch (the Library Catalogue).

Library basics

Using YorSearch

YorSearch is the place to look for books, journals, and other materials held by the Library.

Getting to grips with YorSearch  (click to reveal)

Looking beyond your reading list...

Skills Guides

Find videos, interactive tutorials, workbooks and links to specific help for developing your digital and information searching skills: