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Title Id Updated
Academic Journal or Popular Magazine?
guide to distinguishing academic journals from popular magazines [pdf, 97 kb]
154 28/08/19
Academic Reading
Everyone knows how to read, surely? University, however, makes additional demands on both the quantity and the density of what you need to read. This brief guide provides some pointers which may help. [docx, 102 kb]
282 17/02/21
Academic Reading: Journal Articles
A short guide on how to read academic journal articles and conference proceedings. [pdf, 718 kb]
630 25/01/21
Accessing Electronic Resources
instructions on the various methods used to access online resources while on and off campus
155 06/08/19
REVISED! Advanced Search on Google
how to make your searches on Google more relevant using the advanced search option [pdf, 184 kb]
156 03/11/22
Advertising in the University Library
Guidelines for anyone wishing to promote societies, events or services in the University Library [pdf, 23 kb]
669 06/06/18
Applying a Search Strategy
a blank form to help all searchers to construct a thorough search strategy with reminders about using concepts, keywords, subject headings. It encourages the use of simple search steps in combination with the use of search history. [pdf, 374 kb]
591 13/11/19
Avoiding busy library spaces
A guide for anyone who finds busy, noisy spaces in the library stressful to navigate. This guide describes how to avoid noisy and busy library spaces, identifies services that enable minimal interaction with others, and services that support remote learn [pdf, 120 kb]
819 24/02/22
Boolean Logic
A guide to using Boolean logic to create complex search statements [pdf, 152 kb]
600 18/01/19
Bullet Journalling
A quick guide on a useful technique for managing appointments, task lists, and projects; as well planning and reflection. [pdf, 393 kb]
797 27/11/18