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Students on Placement: Library Support

Library links, resources, and signposts for students on placement at Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, including information about literature searching and assisted search training

Plymouth University Library - Placement Student Support

If you need help with literature searches or accessing university resources while on placement, help is available from the library team at the University of Plymouth. 

As different members of the team cover different areas of healthcare, the best first point of contact is the main mailbox:

The General Library and IT Enquiries mailbox is: library&  

Other information is available at: 

Library Subject Guides

And information about study skills support is available at:


The University of Plymouth has information about referencing available at - it is emphasised that students must check with their faculty or lecturers to confirm which referencing system to use.