UEA Library and LET 

Your First Assignment and Beyond

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Access our new guide outlining how you can use AI tools in your assignments. Explore links to further sources of information and support from UEA Library, and familiarise yourself with relevant University guidance. 

Welcome to First Assignment and beyond!

UEA Library and UEA Learning Enhancement Team are here to support you at every step of preparing for and writing your University assignments. 

Bookmark this site and use the videos and guides on this page to help you as you search for the books and journal articles you need, assess them for quality, and begin writing your assignments!

Top tips from UEA students

Watch this short video for some top tips on assignment writing from second and third year students at UEA

How do I use this resource?

The site is split into sections to make it easy to find what you need. Access the content using the links below, or from the menu bar across the top of the page.

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Office 365 at UEA

Microsoft Office 365 is available to use online, or download for free, for all UEA students. Office 365 includes Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, OneNote and lots more useful apps. If you haven't already downloaded Office 365, follow the link below to get started.

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Useful Links


Your portal to the Library resources at UEA.

The Library is open 24/7, 365 days of the year.

Find resources specific to your subject.

Search the UEA library catalogue.

Learning Enhancement 

Learning Enhancement Tutors can help you to study more effectively and improve your work. The team's friendly tutors hold regular drop-in sessions, where they can assist with quick queries and help you to access further support. 

Check out the Learning Enhancment Team web pages to find out more.

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In the first instance, contact the Student Information Zone


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Ryze: Assignment support in an app!

You can now access First Assignment with ease, when you need it, using the Ryze app. Ryze mixes gamification, top quality videos and bite-sized content to make learning easy. 

Download Ryze now to use the UEA Library & LET: First Assignment collection. You can find the Ryze app for mobile or tablet via the App Stores (or go to app.ryze.org.uk for the web app version). Create an account using your university email. Then, verify your account.

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