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Study Skills

Welcome to your Study Skills site.

The Study Skills team is now working from home, but we are still available, offering personal online support, Monday to Friday every week.

See below for details of how you can access our support.


The Study Skills Team, Cherie Cartwright and Helen Digman, provide personal online help and support with all aspects of study skills, such as:

  • Planning and structuring assignments
  • Literature Reviews
  • Developing¬†academic writing
  • Critical Analysis
  • Referencing
  • Academic Language
  • Help with English Language

Study skills are an important element in achieving success on your course.

During your time at Barnsley College you will need to develop successful study, revision and exam techniques in order to achieve.

This site is intended to provide study skills resources to support independent learning. Study skills resources are available by accessing the Study Skills drop down menu on the left of this page. Click the + symbol next to Study Skills to reveal the menu. For quick access to a selection of useful help sheets, click on our new Study Skills Station, a virtual reproduction of the Study Skills Station in the HE Library.

For a short introduction to who we are and what we do, please watch the video below (You may need headphones or speakers).

For personal online support email studyskills@barnsley.ac.uk

or Helen Digman and Cherie Cartwright

h.digman@barnsley.ac.uk and c.cartwright@barnsley.ac.uk

You can also find us on Microsoft Teams by searching for Study Skills and entering the access code:


And now we are on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/barnsleycollegestudyskills/

We hope you enjoy your time studying with Barnsley College and we look forward to meeting you!


Opening Times

Monday Library Closed
Tuesday Click and Collect open 10am-2.00pm (APPOINTMENT ONLY)
Wednesday Library Closed
Thursday Click and Collect open 10am-2.00pm (APPOINTMENT ONLY)
Friday Library Closed

Find Us

Barnsley College, Church Street campus, Church Street,
S70 2AN

Contact Us

helibrary@barnsley.ac.uk 01226 216 885