Libraries and online resources

 

LIBRARY ACCESS

BIRKBECK COLLEGE LIBRARY
FIE's agreement with Birkbeck College, part of the University of London, allows students access to this excellent college-focused library via day passes. The Birkbeck College Library offers extensive academic resources, including books, journals, a reference section, electronic resources, videos and DVDs, photocopying and computers. Study spaces are also available.

 

KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA PUBLIC LIBRARIES

Students can register at these public libraries and use their wide variety of resources. You can register online and once registered, you'll have access to all libraries in the borough.

SPECIALIST LIBRARIES
If you require a specialist library, information is available on MyStudy@FIE.

ONLINE RESOURCES

 
JSTOR
This online database of academic journals, images, letters, and other primary resources is useful for research papers. Students are able to access JSTOR from Foundation House or any of the FIE Residence Halls through FIE's subscription.
 
PREPARE FOR SUCCESS
The Prepare for Success  website is an interactive web learning tool for international students who are getting ready to come to the UK for study. It contains learning resources which are activity-based to help you find out about different aspects of academic life in the UK and the skills needed for effective study.