The focus of this challenge is on enhancing our whole University approach to student mental health. Students will have the opportunity to shape ideas on areas for research and development in order to make the greatest impact on improved emotional wellbeing within the diverse student community.
This guide highlights a range of resources to explore various aspects of this challenge.
Use Library Search to find loneliness and mental health related book and journal content from a range of full text resources.
You can search for broad topics like student mental health and browse by date to see the latest publications Or you can run more focused topic searches on things such as self help support.
Here are some sample searches - but try some some of your own.
Top Tip! Refine your search results to online results only whilst you are researching away from the Library
Student mental health and wellbeing topics are heavily featured in news reporting. You can explore some of the University's current newspaper services for up to date commentary on these issues
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The Times Higher Education Supplement includes commentary from staff and students and HE commentators on many aspects of mental heralth and wellbeing of students.
You can use Google Scholar to quickly search across a broad range of scholarly literature. Use this sample search and then run some searches on other topics relevant to your challenge.
Use the Making the most of Google Scholar LibGuide for advice on running effective searches.
Take a look at the Library's Wellbeing and Leisure Collection LibGuide. This highlights a selection of books to help support health and wellbeing, as well as a number of fiction and non fiction titles for general relaxation, enjoyment and advice on everyday living.
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