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Science - GeoMaths Library - Actuarial Science: Library Instruction (Information Literacy)

The Actuarial libguide has been created to help you find Actuarial Science information. You can use the links on these pages to access materials the library has purchased or subscribed to whether you are on or off campus.

Purpose of Library instruction (Information Literacy)

Welcome to the Actuarial Science Library instruction page. Here you'll discover everything you need to locate academic material for your assignments. Our comprehensive training videos start with an introduction to the Library and end with a powerful bibliographic management tool, ensuring that you have the tools you need to succeed. If you require additional help, our experienced and knowledgeable librarian at is ready to assist you. Don't hesitate to reach out for assistance - we're here to help you achieve your academic goals.

Part 1 Introduction to the Library home page

Part 4. Title search

Part 6. Journal search

Part 8. Libguides

Part 2 How to set a Library Pin

  • Go to the Library homepage 
  • Scroll down to "My Account" and select
  • Add your surname
  • Add your student number
  • Add a Library Pin (Your pin is numerals.  Not less than 4 and not more than 13)
  • Select submit
  • Repeat Pin again as prompted
  • Repeat it a third time
  • Select submit
  • Congratulations.  You've set a Library pin. Log out of your account.  You can now use the Libraries Electronic Resources.

Part 9. Database theory

Part 3 Keyword search

Part 5. Author Search

Part 7. E-Journal search

Part 10 Database practical