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Revison, exams, and the Library: Home


Welcome to Revision,  Exams, and the Library

Use the tabs above to help you navigate around this guide which covers ways in which the Library can help during exam time.

Follow the wider UoB hashtag #BeExamReady to keep up to date with the latest revision, study space and exam info.

Getting started

The exam period can be a stressful time at University, so we have compiled this LibGuide to bring lots of handy exam-relevant information together in one place for you.

If you require information on your exam venues, or advice on exam procedure, please see

Look at the different tabs on this guide to check for help finding a suitable study space, or to find out dates for a workshop on revision techniques, or to see a ResourceList containing books and webpages for your well-being

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Revise and Refresh at OLRC

As well as being a fantastic place to revise (550 study spaces in a quiet environment), we are offering a series of activities at the OLRC Orchard Library in Selly Oak to help with your revision on Monday 29th April, Wednesday 1st May and Tuesday 7th May, including: mindfulness, yoga at your desk, Pets As Therapy and top tips for revision and exams. The OLRC is just 7 minutes away from the Main Library.

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