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Research and Information Skills

The Library provides a range of programs and services to help you in your studies and research.

Podcast= podcasts       iResearch= short and interactive learning tools from the iResearch series       Video/Screencast= videos/screencasts of how-to instructions printable version of the learning tool = printable PDF version

Classes on-campus

Getting started

Writing, citing and referencing

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Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

Medicine and Health

 

Other University resources

  • The Learning Centre helps students develop the generic learning and communication skills that are necessary for university study and beyond.
  • Write Reports in Science and Engineering (WRiSE) - an online learning environment on report writing in different science and engineering disciplines created by the University of Sydney and the University of New South Wales.
  • Clearer Writing - an online interactive site to help students write clear, well structured and coherent paragraphs developed by the University of Sydney.

Quick, fast and easy modules to help you find and use relevant information for your assignments/research.

How to reference
How to reference

printable version (PDF)

Search smarter, search faster
Search smarter, search faster

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Find that book!
Find that book!

printable version (PDF)

Plagiarism and academic integrity
Plagiarism and academic integrity

printable version (htm)

Finding items on your reading list
Finding items on your reading list

printable version (PDF)

Finding journal articles using databases
Finding journal articles using databases

printable version (PDF)

Scholarly versus non-scholarly resources
Scholarly versus non-scholarly resources

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What is Endnote?
What is Endnote?

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Finding music using the library catalogue
Finding music using the library catalogue

printable version (PDF)

What is a literature review?
What is a literature review?

printable version (PDF)

Analysing visual resources
Analysing visual resources

printable version (PDF)

Citation chaining
Citation chaining

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