Thanks for posting.
It’s great to read that you are looking forward to learning new things and putting theory into practice – I hope the course doesn’t disappoint!
I’ve shared this link several times, but I think it’s worth doing again. There is a lot of advice under different headings to help support your study skills.
In terms of borrowing books, if you go to the landing page of this course, scroll down to ‘Useful information’ and click on ‘Accessing StarPlus’ you should get the answer you want