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Information skills support

Information skillsUniversity work doesn’t just involve learning about your subject, it also means learning how to carry out research including identifying suitable resources and evaluating your research results; developing an argument, writing in an academic way including correct referencing and presenting  your work to the standard your lecturers expect. There is a range of support available to help you with all these topics: 

  • For advice on which resources to use for your research and how to construct a good search strategy, check out the LibGuides
  • For advice on avoiding plagiarism and referencing using Harvard, APA or Oscola, check out the Referencing and RefWorks pages on the portal

Further help:

For advice on learning skills such as interpreting an assignment question, writing an assignment and giving an effective presentation, visit the learning skills website, Succeed@Solent, on Solent Online Learning.

Don’t forget to check out the study skills collection in the library, on floor 1A.

Page last updated on Tuesday 13 November 2018 at 12.09pm.


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