Library and IT services

Library and IT services

The University of Manchester Library

The University of Manchester Library is widely recognised as one of the world's great research libraries. The breadth and depth of its electronic and traditional resources make it one of the best-resourced academic libraries in the UK.

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BloombergSpecialist financial and business databases

The library's Finance Zone gives you access to one of the UK's most comprehensive collections of specialist financial and business databases that are used by top researchers around the world. These include Bloomberg, Datastream, Thomson ONE, Compustat, WRDS, Capital IQ and many more.

Read more about the specialist financial and business databases

IT services

When you become a postgraduate student at Manchester, you will have an IT account that lets you access the University’s main computing services.

These include:

  • A personal email account
  • Free internet access from your room in University-managed halls of residence
  • Almost 4,000 computers on campus
  • Free Wi-Fi access in most buildings on campus
  • An online learning environment, accessible from your mobile, with course materials and interactive learning activities
  • Full IT support via our IT Service Desk: online, over the phone, or face-to-face.

Find out more about IT services